Impact and evaluation

Approaches to evaluating the impact of researchers in society and of researcher development activity.

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The Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS)

The Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS)

The Careers in Research Online Survey CROS gathers the anonymous views of research staff in UK higher education institutions about their experiences, career aspirations and career development opportunities

The Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS)

The Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS)

PIRLS gathers anonymous views and experiences from principal investigators in relation to their role as managers and leaders of researchers and research groups

What do researchers do?

What do researchers do?

Vitae publications series exploring the destinations and career paths of doctoral graduates and how they contribute to society, culture and economy

NEW Discipline-specific infographics highlighting career destinations, research roles, and occupations.

Vitae Impact and Evaluation Group

Vitae Impact and Evaluation Group

The IEG is a sector-wide working group focussing on the evaluation of the professional development of researchers and researcher careers

Examples of institutional practice

Examples of institutional practice

Case studies, reports and other sources of information about institutional practice in researcher development - from strategic to practical level

Impact Framework

Impact Framework

Developed by the predecessor to the Impact and evaluation group, the framework supports the building of an evidence base for the impact of researcher development