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Training and forums

Research Forum

Research Forum is a regular meeting of all Chairs of Departmental Research Committees.

Research Integrity and Ethics

The University’s framework for high quality and robust practice across the full research process.

Research Impact Forum

A series of termly impact fora to enable research staff and PhD students to explore some of the issues and challenges related to research impact.

  • Summer term forum: Thursday 26 April 2018, Influencing Parliament and Policy, Speakers: Dr Bryce Stewart, Department of Environment and Geography, Dr Julie Rugg, Centre for Housing Policy and Dr Helen Jones, Impact Manager. 10.15-11:45am, BS/104 Meeting Room (The Treehouse). To register please visit Eventbrite

Impact Conference

The most recent  Research Impact Conference for York staff was held on Friday 8 December 2017. You can view recordings of the presentations from the event on the Research Impact Conference page.

The next Research Impact Conference will be run jointly with the Centre for Future Health: "Opportunities for Securing our Future Health" will take place on Friday 22 March 2019 in the Ron Cooke Hub.

York Research Administrators Forum

The York Research Administrators Forum (YRAF) was established to promote interaction among research administrators from academic departments, research labs and centres, and central administration.


Staff training

The University of York's Learning and Development team in HR run a wide range of courses to help staff develop their research skills.

Research Training and Support

Research training and support is co-ordinated by the Research Excellence Training Team.