Researcher Development Concordat
Committed to supporting the good management and support of researchers and their careers.
The Concordat is an agreement between the funders and employers of researchers in the UK, representing a significant development in national policy to support good management of researchers and their careers.
Aberystwyth Researcher Concordat Group
The Aberystwyth Researcher Concordat Group is Chaired by the Director of RB&I. The group oversees the annual review of the Policy Statement and manages the implementation plan. Should you wish to pass any comments, or require further information, please contact the Director of Research, Business & Innovation: Gary Reed
|Gary Reed, Director of Research, Business & Innovation, Chair of Concordat Group email@example.com|
|Prof Rayer Zwiggelaar, Head of the Graduate School firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Prof Judy Broady-Preston, Institute Director IPD email@example.com|
|Dr Ian Archer, Centre for Development of Staff and Academic Practice firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Joy Arkley, HR Business Partner, email@example.com|
|Dr Dafydd Roberts, Research Development Officer: Arts and Humanities firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr Neal Alexander, Institute of Arts and Humanities Researcher rep email@example.com|
|Dr Patricia Hazel Shaw, IMPACS Researcher rep firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Heather Hinkin, Deputy Director: Human Resources email@example.com|
|Beverley Herring, Careers Adviser:Careers firstname.lastname@example.org|
Additional Support Information
Internal support includes:
Aberystwyth University Researcher Induction Handbook - Researcher Induction Handbook.
Leadership Foundation. Aberystwyth is a member of the Leadership Foundation and has free access to many of its reports and resources, and also receives a 25% discount on the full price of training and courses. Some of their events are also free. Please see here for more details.
UK and European Policies to
Support ResearchersEU Charter for Researcher Staff
Implementation and Review Documents:
April 2017 - Action Plan for 2017-2018 Final Version
January 2017 - Concordat Implementation Report 2015-16
January 2017 - Implementation Plan for 2015-2016
January 2017 - Action Plan for 2017-2018
December 2014 - AU Concordat Implementation 2015-16 Action Plan
December 2014 - AU Concordat Implementation 2012-14 Action Plan Review
December 2014 - AU Concordat Implementation Report 2010-14