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Thank you for visiting our website. As of 31st December 2014, METRC is closed.

The Executive Summary of the Final Report of METRC's activities between 2012-14 is now available here

The Universities involved in METRC are all committed to continue collaborating with industry partners, and will be able to advise on alternative sources of innovation funding (HEIF etc).

Please see below for more contact details

Our Partner Universities

  • University of Bradford
  • Durham University
  • Lancaster University
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Manchester
  • Newcastle University
  • The University of Sheffield
  • University of York

If you are an academic looking to work with industry, or a company interesting in collaborating with an academic, please contact the universities concerned directly via their Business Development Managers (see below).


Lead BDM

Email address

Bradford Melanie Powell
Durham Heather Allinson
Hull Bill Walker
Lancaster Mark Rushforth


Trevor Lambourne
Liverpool Umar Daraz
Manchester Saq Rasul
Newcastle Jayshree Kerai
Sheffield Joe Gaunt
Sheffield Hallam     Tim Strickland
York Maggie Mcgowan

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