Robyn Roscoe is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with nearly 20 years of experience in the management of large health research projects, and 30 years of experience in project management in the scientific and technical fields. Since 2011, Robyn has been principal of Lyric Management, a consulting company specializing in management and leadership training, event coordination and delivery, and career coaching.
Most recently, Robyn was the Director of Management and Administration for the Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre at BC Cancer/PHSA responsible for project, finance and operations management, as well as program management for the Personalized OncoGenomics (POG) program. She previously worked in research funding, pharmaceutical testing, and the oil and gas sector as a project manager, operations specialist and environmental manager. She holds a BSc from the University of Manitoba.
Robyn has received the Research Management Excellence Award (2016), the Innovation Award (2017), and the Spirit of Kindness Award (2021) from the Canadian Association of Research Administrators. These awards recognize exceptional creativity, innovative research management and outstanding contributions and dedication to the profession nationally and internationally.
Robyn is committed to leading and enabling responsible and efficient conduct of research through good operational controls, administration, reporting, and people systems that ensure the financial and operational strengths of an organization.
Robyn is an instructor in our Research Administration program.