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Research impact

Changing the world beyond academia

Since its foundation, the University of York has conducted research with integrity and independence to influence the world beyond academia, benefiting the health, prosperity and well-being of people and society. The achievement of excellent non-academic impact from our research is one of our fundamental objectives.

What is research impact?

what is research impact?

Start here for some basics and definitions

Support for impact

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Practical help and guidance for York researchers

Impact at York

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‌Policies and framework

 

Impact Event at York 

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Whether you are new to research impact and are looking for support and ideas, or more experienced and looking for ways to enhance your research, Impact Bootcamp is for you. Registration is now open. Come to as many or as few sessions as you feel relevant. Come along to the lunch and chat with Research and Enterprise staff who can help you build partnerships for impact. 


 

REF Impact

Find out information about impact in the next REF (2021) and access some analysis of case studies from REF2014

 

Impact in Grants

Information about factoring impact into your research grant application 

 

Impact news!

NEW: Public Engagement Evaluation Toolkit. Our toolkit will help you to evaluate your events and activities that engage the public with your research, and to demonstrate the impact of your activities. 

Join our Google+ community to get the latest external news, links and opportunities on everything impact-related. To join, go to Google's G+ app and search Communities for "University of York Impact Hub" (York log-in required)

 

Key Contacts for Impact at York

  • Science Impact Manager
    Currently vacant

For more contacts and support, see the Impact Support at York pages