Policy

Information on international, national and local policy around professional and career development for researchers and how it is being implemented.

Follow the links below and please come back soon to see more as we will be updating this section often.

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Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers

Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers

An agreement between funders and employers of research staff to improve the employment and support for researchers and research careers in UK higher education

Read more about the independent review of the Concordat

HR Excellence in Research Award

HR Excellence in Research Award

This EC Award recognises commitment to improving working conditions and career development opportunities for researchers

Submission dates for 2018 are 30 March and 26 October 2018

Policy instruments and initiatives

Policy instruments and initiatives

Researcher development in the UK - our chronological guide

Policy and funding initiatives related to the European Research Area