About us

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Words to describe what Vitae does
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Words to describe researchers' contribution to institutions and to society
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Researchers can help meet your organisation's strategic goals
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Vitae membership operates in five areas
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CRAC has run researcher development programmes for over 45 years. Vitae has 140 plus member organisations
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All Vitae members have access to our online community
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Vitae helps members to benchmark their institutional progress in researcher development. In the UK we do this through researcher experience surveys
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Our searchable members directory puts you in touch with other members
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Vitae members enjoy member news bulletins and generous discounts on event attendance
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Vitae facilitates the UK process for the European HR Excellence in Research Award
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Vitae members join an established international network of researcher developers
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Our premium online resources are avilable only to Vitae members
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Vitae's events programme is shaped by our members
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Connect with other members through our online community
Image PNG imageBrief guide to career conversations with researchers
A guide for research directors, PIs and supervisors
Image JPEG imageVitae membership highlights 2015
Celebrating our inaugural year of membership
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The Vitae website is an excellent resource that I intend encouraging the researchers to utilise
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My learning at this event, will influence the design and delivery of activities to support researchers at my institution to adapt to the open [research] environment
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Our range of tried and tested training packages, many available for use off-the-shelf
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Rachel Kerr is our designated membership contact
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New researcher routemap
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The Vitae Researcher Development Framework
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CRAC has run researcher development programmes for over 45 years. Vitae has 160 plus member organisations
Image JPEG imageResearcher development network
Vitae members join an established international network of researcher developers
Image JPEG imageOnline resources
Our premium online resources are avilable only to Vitae members
Image JPEG imageEvents programme
Vitae's events programme is shaped by our members
Image JPEG imageMembership directory
Our searchable members directory puts you in touch with other members
Image JPEG imageOnline member community
All Vitae members have access to our online community
Image JPEG imageMember news and discounts
Vitae members enjoy member news bulletins and generous discounts on event attendance
Image JPEG imageInstitutional benchmarking
Vitae helps members to benchmark their institutional progress in researcher development. In the UK we do this through researcher experience surveys
Image JPEG imageUK process for HR Excellence
Vitae facilitates the UK process for the European HR Excellence in Research Award
Image JPEG imageNeeds analysis
Introductory needs analysis for international members
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Premium RDF resources exclusive to members
Image JPEG imageFive strands of Vitae membership
Vitae membership operates in five areas
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Vitae testimonials