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Researcher Resources

Publications within this area are aimed specifically at researchers and institutions. There is a range of information and tools that can help researchers to improve career development and prevent research misconduct.

It is important for academics who receive Research Council funding to keep up to date with RCUK's current policies and guidance for researchers.

To download copies of our guidance please follow the links below.


RCUK Training Grant Guide

The RCUK Training Grant Guide to provide clarity and consistency for Research Organisations (ROs) who receive Research Council Training Grants. This is part of a suite of harmonised cross research council documentation to support ROs who deliver postgraduate training. 

03 March 2014
RCUK Policy and Guidelines on Governance of Good Research Conduct

The RCUK Policy and Guidelines on the Governance of Good Research Conduct aims to help researchers and research organisations to manage their research to the highest standards, and provides guidance on the reporting and investigation of unacceptable research conduct.

26 February 2013
Engaging Young People with Cutting Edge Research

Engaging Young People with Cutting Edge Research is a guide for researchers and teachers, providing helpful signposts and opportunities to both researchers and teachers on how to get started working together.

04 March 2010
What's in it for me? The benefits of public engagement for researchers

What's in it for me? The benefits of public engagement for researchers includes a selection of some of the highlights and first hand experiences of a range of researchers across the UK

25 February 2010

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