Vicki Crossley is Head of the Grants Delivery Team, which was established in October 2019 to provide expertise and consistency in grants processing activity across responsive and managed mode commissioning. She has worked in a number of different roles since joining ESRC in 2005, including research, evaluation, impact and strategy. In her current role, she is Secretary to the Grants Delivery Group (GDG), which makes funding decisions on responsive grants based on recommendations from the Grant Assessment Panels (GAPs).
Vicki is a member of the ESRC's Equality, diversity and inclusion Group, and sits on the cross-UKRI Funding Policy and Operations Group. She is also the nominated ESRC liaison for the Universities of Bristol and Cardiff.
Vicki holds a degree in Politics and Sociology from the University of Bristol, and she undertook postgraduate research in European politics at the same institution, focusing on post-communist environmental politics in the former Czechoslovakia.