Research & Innovation Services (R&I) is part of University Services and comprises two Directorates: Research Services and Innovation, Engagement & Economic Development.
Together we work in partnership with the Vice Principals for Research & Knowledge Exchange and Economic Development & Innovation, with colleagues in other service areas, and with the research leadership teams, researchers and professional staff in each of Glasgow’s four academic Colleges well as with external stakeholders and partners.
R&I staff contribute to a supportive research environment, including in the new Advanced Research Centre (ARC) which provides collaborative facilities for the entire University research community.
Training & support for researchers
Research excellence is dependent on supporting and developing excellent researchers.
IP & commercialisation
We work in collaboration with colleagues to help support innovation and enterprise in every corner of the University.
We manage the following funding schemes and funding calls:
Research Excellence Framework (REF)
Working in collaboration with colleagues from across the University we are responsible for managing and executing the University submission to the Research Excellence Framework (REF).