|Course title||Introduction to research administration at Oxford|
This half-day session will provide an introduction to research administration at Oxford. It will begin with an introduction to research at Oxford and the external environment affecting and influencing research in the UK higher education sector. There will be an overview of research administration at Oxford across the research project lifecycle highlighting key units (and the linkages between them), procedures, systems and further training opportunities. The seminar will end with a sandwich lunch.
Intended for staff starting having recently started (e.g. within the last 3-6 months) in a role involving research administration activities or who have responsibility for staff in such roles. This will include:
This is an introductory session. Participants may also be interested in attending the sessions on supporting research grant applications, research contracts, financial management of research awards, and personnel administration on research awards.