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The Research Excellence Framework: What’s it all about?

Our next Academic Progressions Webinar: The Research Excellence Framework: What’s it all about? Taking place Monday 21 November 2016 – 13:00-14:00 This webinar will cover the basics of how the REF assessment works, the potential benefits and costs at an … Continue reading

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The Transformative Potential of Research

I speak with a lot of a researchers who resent the Impact agenda. One popular opinion posits that the exercises we use to predict or evaluate impact distract them from the work itself. I think this is in part due … Continue reading

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The REF: Sternly reviewed

As a postdoc at QMUL in the time leading up to last Research Excellence Framework (REF) exercise, I picked up on a certain unease amongst academics, one that I didn’t notice in the run up to its predecessor, the Research … Continue reading

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