Dr Heather Sears

OrganisationHeather Sears

Coventry University

Job title

Programme Manager: Doctoral Training


Heather recently joined the Research Capability Team at Coventry University. Her focus is on doctoral training - providing leadership and coordination of training and development for postgraduate researchers. She has responsibility for a new and innovative programme of development for all postgraduate researchers, alongside supporting the development and delivery of bespoke DTC programmes aligned to the Researcher Development Framework, business/industry-partner needs and the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers. Previously, Heather was a researcher developer at the University of Leeds for over eleven years.