List of documents in Vitae publications section


A brief guide to career conversations with research staff. Vitae 2015

Guidance for Research Directors and PIs to support succesful career conversations with members of research staff.


A brief guide to career conversations with research staff. Editable version.Vitae 2015

Guidance for Research Directors and PIs to support succesful career conversations with members of research staff. This version can be edited to include resources and opportunities on offer by your organisation.


A brief guide to the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers for research directors and principal investigators Vitae 2015

The UK Concordat is an agreement between research funders and institutions setting out principles related to employment and career development support for researchers.




Analysis of institutional responses on funding arrangements for researcher development, Vitae 2013

This report presents an analysis of the Research Councils UK (RCUK) 2013 survey of UK institutions regarding the strategy, funding and delivery arrangements for researcher development since the end of ring-fenced funding.


Career development perspective of UK researcher-business interactions, Vitae 2012

A career development perspective of UK researcher-business interactions



Coaching for research in UK higher education institutions: a review, Vitae 2011

This report identifies the potential of coaching to support researcher performance and development in line with the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers and the Vitae Researcher Development Framework.


Concordat discussion paper, 2016

This briefing is intended to prompt institutions and research institutes to consider how they are supporting all staff engaged in research, particularly early career staff.