Mrs Alison Caldecott

  • SIPHER Communications and Engagement Co-ordinator (MRC/CSO Social & Public Health Sciences Unit)

pronouns: She/her/hers

Clarice Pears Building, MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit (SPHSU), School of Health and Wellbeing

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In March 2023, I took on the role of SIPHER Communications and Engagement Co-ordinator.  This position within the UKPRP Systems Science in Public Health and Health Economics Research consortium (SIPHER) is based within the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit. 

I initially joined the University of Glasgow in 2017.  Prior to SIPHER, I was supporting researchers across the College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences (MVLS) to engage public audiences with their work as part of the MVLS Engagement Team.

A communications, public affairs, project, and event management professional I have over 20 years expertise within charitable and public sector organisations including Scottish Government, MRC, ESRC, RSPB Scotland, and the universities of Aberdeen and Edinburgh.

I have a degree in Zoology from the University of Aberdeen. 



Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Institutional Research Engagement Fund (ScotPEN network pilot)
    Wellcome Trust
    2019 - 2020