Contract and Collaborative Research
The Department of Research, Business & Innovation supports staff in delivering Collaborative and Contract Research projects involving Aberystwyth University expertise and / or facilities with industry or other partners.
The benefits of working with external partners collaberatively or under contract include:
- Funding for research
- Impacts for the economy and society
- Increased Innovation
- Inputs into teaching and learning
- Student recruitment
The RB&I team are experienced in networking with business partners in order to develop the best possible relationship and projects of mutual interest. RB&I work to maximise academic benefits by finding the right contacts and working with you on appropriate project plans and costings.
Negotiation does not stop at financial matters; RB&I will ensure that mechanisms are in place to protect Intellectual Property, publishing opportunities and use of any material developed for teaching and research.
RB&I ensures that any financial or other liabilities are minimised and takes care of legal requirements where required.
To develop a project with an external partner please follow this internal Contract Research Process
Talk to us today if you are interested in working with industry:
Anne Howells, Business Development Manager - email@example.com / 01970 628744
Research, Business & Innovation, Aberystwyth University, Visualisation Centre, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3BF
Tel: 01970 622385 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org