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Ms Emma Sigsworth

Ms Emma Sigsworth
DTP/KTP Manager

St Johns Building 128


I started working for BUL in October 2007 in Brunel Business School, supporting the Research Degree programmes, I was part of the award winning team in 2013 which saw Brunel Business School win the THE (Times Higher) Best Business School Award . I am now the newly appointed Grand Union DTP manager, which is a partnership between Oxford University, Open University and Brunel University London. This an exciting new venture which will be offering more 35 ESRC studentships each year across the 24 pathways.

I also manage Post Award for KTP (Knowledge Transfer Projects ) on behalf of BUL as part of my role.


My main areas of responsbility is to  manage and support the strategic direction of the ESRC Grand Union DTP (GUDTP) and the NERC DTP (NDTP) programmes and to enhance the existing DTP programmes and assist in the development of new DTPs.To facilitate the setup and management/post award of University Knowledge Transfer (KTP) projects.To contribute to enhancing the national and international profile of research and research studentships in Brunel University London (BUL).