Edinburgh Research Office

Researcher learning & development

Plan your route to research funding success with our competency framework for research funding, and learning and development opportunities from Edinburgh Research Office and the Institute for Academic Development.

Research Staff Hub

The Research Staff Hub has been created as part of the University's commitment to the Researcher Development Concordat.

The Hub brings together resources to support research staff to undertake their role, develop themselves and progress their career.  It contains a wealth of information on topics such as open research, ethics and integrity and research partnerships, as well as funding, health and wellbeing, and community and networking. 

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Competency framework for research funding

The competency framework for research funding sets out and defines the skills, knowledge and behaviours that researchers need to win research funding.

Strategic Leadership in Research Programme

Applications are now closed. The Strategic Leadership in Research Programme aims to equip researchers with the leadership skills, knowledge and behaviours required to win large-scale strategic funding.

Learning events from Edinburgh Research Office

Our events are designed to help you develop your skills. Find out what's coming up.

Support from the Institute for Academic Development

At Edinburgh Research Office we work closely with the Institute for Academic Development to offer support to researchers.