FIRE SANDERS

Fire is the founder and director of Whitehorne Scientific Consulting, a Dutch based agency offering strategic consulting services to researchers, universities, research institutes and science organisations.

RESEARCH GRANT PROPOSALS AND APPLICATIONS:
Strategic advice, critical review and editorial support during the grant writing process. We specialise in collaborative (multi-PI, multi-institutional) research grant applications, but also offer assistance to individual researchers for personal research grant applications.

RESEARCH GRANT INTERVIEW PREPARATION:
Practical support for both single applicants and teams of PIs in preparation for their presentation and interview session to a research grant evaluation panel.

NATIVE ENGLISH CRITICAL REVIEW AND SCIENTIFIC EDITING:
Native English critical review and scientific editing of journal articles, reports, manuscripts, strategic plans and reviews.

PROMOTION CASES AND JOB APPLICATIONS:
Strategic support for research scientists seeking to optimise the impact of their case for career advancement and/or job application.

AWARD AND PRIZE NOMINATIONS:
Strategic support in the preparation of presigious award and/or prize nominations.

STRATEGIC PLANNING AND CONSULTING:
Strategic support and advisory services to universities, institutes and organisations in respect to: the development and review of strategic/forward plans; preparation for external reviews; stakeholder relations and consultation; and the strengthening and streamlining of internal processes and systems.