Sophie Janacek

Sophie Janacek
Research Management Office Lead

Sophie leads the Research Management Office at EMBL-EBI. Sophie started at EMBL-EBI in 2014 as Research Manager for the Genes, Genomes and Variation Cluster; prior to this, she worked as a Project Manager for scientific projects at the Earlham Institute. She has a degree in Evolutionary Biology from the University of Nottingham, and a PhD in Plant Science from the University of Cambridge.

ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8491-9169

Tel:+ 44 (0) 1223 494 166 / Fax:+ 44 (0) 1223 494 468

Research Management Office

EMBL-EBI’s Research Management Office (RMO) provides scientific administrative support to the EMBL-EBI Service Teams. We support our teams in writing grant proposals, scientific and institutional reporting, and managing their project portfolio. We work closely with the clusters we support and also with the EMBL-EBI administration.



Team members

  • Rhian Howells
  • Shriya Raj
  • Bianca Schmitt
  • Eloise Stapleton
  • Emily Steed