In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework (REF), 100% of our research impact was rated outstanding and 90% of our research was rated as world leading or internationally excellent. Since the first Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) in 1992 the Department has consistently been judged to be one of the best in the UK.
postgraduate students in 50+ countries
in the UK, THE world subject rankings table for education 2022
years' experience of educational research
Educational Research celebrates its achievements in REF2021
The Department of Educational Research was delighted with its performance in REF 2021, which assessed the quality of research in universities from 2014-2020. Overall, 55% of the Department’s research was rated as ‘world leading’ and 90% as ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. These impressive results place the Department in the top 10 of 83 submissions in Education on overall GPA and joint first for Impact.
RT @TELresearchers: This is next week! Come join us ➡️ https://t.co/LPOhBm5ZaH A little birdy told us @mkooleady wil talk about how our positionality affects how we write and how we feel about writing & more! You will have plenty of time to ask her Qs! @CtelLancaster @EdResLancaster #TELresearchers https://t.co/4DQt5MT4Lv
RT @CtelLancaster: Delighted to announce the next three episodes in our Meet & Eat event series #CTELMeetandEat. See the thread below for details of three excellent events in October, November and December! All events free, but you need to register in advance using the links. @EdResLancaster
Very many congratulations to Dr Richard Martin who successfully defended his thesis on 21/9 & was awarded his #PhDinHE "Forthwith". He was supervised by @fmcin. Here's a photo from the Viva. Many thanks to the Examiners @PTrowler & @Prof_AGunter. @CHERELancasterU https://t.co/Q6ZA0aTlZJ