News and Announcements

This section is routinely updated with news and annoucements from Research Services, including training dates, new services and upcoming events.

REF 2021 - Latest Update -7 March 2019

The UK’s four higher education funding bodies have published the guidance on submissions, panel criteria and working methods and guidance on the codes of practice for the REF 2021. All of the documents can be found here.

In line with the published REF guidance, Lancaster is currently developing our Code of Practice. The latest draft code will be made available to all staff for comment (see below) and a final version will be approved and submitted to Research England by noon on 7th June.

The current draft code is available here.

 

REF2021

The UK’s four higher education funding bodies have published the final Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 guidance on submissions, panel criteria and working methods other guidance documents. All of the document can be found here.

In line with the published REF guidance, Lancaster is currently developing our Code of Practice. The latest draft code will be made available to all staff for comment (add link to REF page) and a final version will be approved and submitted to Research England by noon on 7th June.

Information sessions

There are two consultation and information REF sessions available for staff:

11 March 2019 –11:00 to 12:00, Lecture Theatre 1, Management School

18 March 2019 –15:00 to 16:00. Lecture Theatre 1, Fylde College

If you have any comments or feedback  on Lancaster’s  development of the code please email REFCOP@lancaster.ac.uk