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REF2014 Draft panel criteria and working methods

The REF have published the Consultation on draft panel criteria and working methods. The consultation questions and response information can be found in Annex A of ‘Generic statement of assessment criteria and panel procedures, plus annexes’ document. The deadline for … Continue reading

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Publication of the REF2014 Guidance on submissions

HEFCE have today published the following REF2014 documents: • Guidance on Submissions: http://www.hefce.ac.uk/research/ref/pubs/2011/02_11/ • Guidance to panels: http://www.hefce.ac.uk/research/ref/pubs/other/guide/ • Equality briefing for panels: http://www.hefce.ac.uk/research/ref/pubs/other/equality/ The guidance on submissions sets out the general framework for REF2014 and also provides guidance to … Continue reading

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Publication of key REF2014 documents

HEFCE expect to publish the REF2014 ‘Guidance on submissions’ document on Thursday 14th July. The document will be available initially online via the REF website but institutions will receive hard copies shortly after.  HEFCE also expect to publish the ‘Panel … Continue reading

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HEFCE Publish Updated List of Expert Panels for 2011

HEFCE have now completed the process of appointing panel members through the nominations received. An updated membership of the expert panels for 2011, where the criteria for the assessment will be set, has now been published on the HEFCE website (http://www.hefce.ac.uk/research/ref/panels/).

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REF Consultation

ast week HEFCE published a second consultation on the proposals for the Research Excellence Framework which can be viewed at:HEFCE University response The consultation invites HEIs to submit a response. Each Head of Research and Head or Director in key Corporate Departments … Continue reading

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This week’s REF reports

There are a number of articles in the Times Higher Education this week, 8th May, relating to the RAE and REF which staff might be interested in. REF could leave universities with ‘huge’ bill, expert warns This article reports on a conference speech made last … Continue reading

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HEFCE publishes analysis to REF consultation

HEFCE yesterday published an analysis of responses to the REF consultation received from HEIs and other key bodies. An overview is provided and responses to the specific questions asked during the consultation are detailed. Please follow the link below to view the news … Continue reading

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