List of Vitae reports


Review of the UK implementation of the HR Excellence in Research Awards process: benefits to institutions and next steps, Vitae 2012

UK HR Excellence in Research Awards review of UK position and perceived benefits of gaining the award


Straight talking: the role of non-specialist advice and networking in career conversations for researchers, Vitae 2012

Straight talking: the role of non-specialist advice and networking in career conversations for researchers


The landscape of development provision for research staff in UK institutions

Results of a web-­based survey of UK higher education institutions (HEIs) intended to obtain a ‘snapshot’ of the landscape of training and development opportunities for research staff. The purpose of this review was to understand the current landscape of provision for research staff across the UK and to inform future resources development.


The mentoring pipeline - Occasional paper C5

Paper based on workshop 'C5: The mentoring pipeline: institutional perspectives on mentoring as a development tool' presented at the Vitae Researcher Development International Conference, 8-9 September 2015, Manchester, UK


The supervisor's voice: perspectives on the values and boundaries of the supervisory role

This report outlines the findings and recommendations of a six-month qualitative study that explored the extent to which UK based Arts Humanities and Social Sciences (AHSS) supervisors feel able and willing to support PGRs with matters not directly related to academic research, such as wellbeing and career development.


Transforming professional development for researchers: Vitae achievements 2008-2012

This report highlights Vitae’s key achievements by aim over the period 2008-2012 and how Vitae is moving forward in supporting world-class professional and career development of researchers.



VITAE - Annual Report 2017-18

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VITAE - Annual Report 2019-20

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