Support for Researchers

School & College Resources

Links to School and College webpages and intranet sites that might be most useful to researchers, with the name of the Research Staff / Postdoc Champion for each area.

College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Edinburgh Medical School

Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Research Staff Champions 

College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine - Early Career Researchers webpages

College of Science & Engineering [Your University Login required]

Postdoc Champion Role Descriptor

The Postdoc Champion is responsible for supporting and encouraging postdocs to connect with School and wider University initiatives, access relevant support and engage in opportunities relevant to career and professional development.  This descriptor is the outline of the role, Schools will often apply this role to their own local structures and support, adapting as necessary. 

Postdoc Champion Role Descriptor [557 KB PDF]

Research Staff Champion Role Descriptor (CMVM)

After consultation with research staff societies, and existing staff who already hold roles like this in the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine (CMVM), the College has taken the Postdoc Champion role descriptor and created a tailored version that best suits local arrangements.

Research Staff Champion Role CMVM [1 MB PDF]

Research Staff Societies

Links and information about researcher societies at University of Edinburgh

Research Staff Societies