Allice is the Head of Research Impact and Partnerships at the University of Plymouth. Her role covers a broad range of activities including working with external partners, public engagement, knowledge exchange and having overarching responsibility for the SERIO research portfolio. Over the past 25 years Allice has worked as a researcher on a wide range of projects within academia, the voluntary sector and private consultancy. Her work encompasses a broad range of social policy areas, including health, community safety, culture, regional development and youth policy.
Throughout her career she has developed particular expertise in the evaluation of social projects and programmes. Previously she was the Director of Social Policy Research at ECORYS UK where she led on large scale evaluations and research projects. Prior to that, she was the Managing Director of a research partnership in the West Midlands which specialised in area based renewal.