Dr Pam Waddell

Pam Waddell

Details

Details: Director of Birmingham Science City

Organisation: Birmingham Science City

Telephone: 07766 206399

Email: p.j.waddell@bham.ac.uk

Biography

Pam Waddell has been the Director of Birmingham Science City since 2009.  Birmingham Science City is  a regional partnership of the public, private and university sectors that aims to develop and use science and technology to improve prosperity and quality of life. It develops and supports the local innovation ecosystem in various ways, catalyses collaborative, cross-sector projects, and promotes the West Midlands as an innovative place.
Previously Pam was Deputy Director of Research and Commercial Services University of Birmingham, working at the interface between academic staff and external partners and funders for research, knowledge transfer and commercial activity. Her earlier career included working as a Science and Engineering Policy Researcher at the Royal Society in London, a research scientist in Bristol then Erlangen in Germany, following studies in Physiology at Edinburgh and Bristol.
Pam is/ has been a member of numerous regional Boards and national Working Groups relating to Innovation.

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