Claire Copping

PGR Administrator (Development)

+44 (0)141 330 6422
Internal: ext 6422

Room 446, Research & Innovation Services, Number 11 the Square


My main role is to provide administrative support to the Post Graduate Research Strategy Manager and the Researcher Development Manager, as as working with the Researcher Development Officer to support PGR development by way of courses and events designed to round out their skill base and improve their student experience. I also clerk the Deans of Graduate Studies Committee (DOGS).

I provide general office support to RIS as required, and support the Overseas Team with helping ERC Grant candidates prepare for their interviews.


Contact me for:

  • Queries about PGR Courses and Extracurricular Activities (including MyCampus queries)
  • Matters relating to the Deans of Graduate Studies Committee
  • Amendments and updates to the Researcher Development webpages



Claire has a BSc in Psychology with Criminology from the University of Portsmouth and moved to Glasgow from Southampton in 2015. She has a strong grounding in administration and the importance of data security, having nearly ten years of experience working at the UK's largest bank. She applies her knowledge by assisting students and colleagues with system and organisational challenges.