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 Jo Shuttleworth

Jo Shuttleworth

PenARC Operations Director


 +44 (0) 1392 726062

 South Cloisters 


South Cloisters, University of Exeter, St Luke's Campus, Heavitree Road, Exeter, EX1 2LU, UK


Jo Shuttleworth is the Operations Director for the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration for the South West Peninsula (PenARC). PenARC’s role is to increase the quantity and quality of patient focused research; facilitating the use of research evidence to improve services and increase the capacity of the local health economy to use and generate research evidence. Jo holds overall responsibility for the operational delivery of the PenARC research programme; she is a key relationship manager across the entire collaboration and directly responsible for outcome delivery, priority setting and financial management of the £15 million budget. 


  • 1995 BSc Physical Education & Sport Science (Hons) (Loughborough)
  • 2018 MSc Leadership & Management (Portsmouth)


  • 2019 to present PenARC Operations Director, University of Exeter
  • 2012 to 2018 PenCLAHRC Operations & Finance Manager, University of Exeter
  • 2010-2012 Project Facilitator, PenCLAHRC, University of Plymouth
  • 2008-2010 Project Manager, NHS Plymouth
  • 1997-2008 Army Officer, HM Forces



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