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Ricardo de Sao Joao

Research Operations Manager


Ricardo is the Research Operations Manager in the NMES Faculty Office, responsible for overseeing and supporting Post-Award activities across the faculty. This support includes developing and implementing best practice as well as providing support on complex matters and departmental cover in periods of high activity or absences. The role is also responsible for maintaining connections with various functions across the College and representing the faculty in relevant fora across the College.

Ricardo joined King’s in 2021 as the Senior Research Support Officer, and later Research Support Manager in the Department of Chemistry, where he was responsible for overseeing the research function in the department.

The Faculty of Natural, Mathematical and Engineering Sciences is based in the heart of London with a long tradition of world-leading research and teaching in physics, mathematics, chemistry, computer science and engineering. With nearly 5,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and around 350 academic and research staff, our ambition is to inspire, educate and innovate - fostering the next generation of scientists and future leaders.