Research & innovation
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To enable the achievement of an influential world-leading University research profile, SDDU supports the development of research skills and research careers by providing a continuum of provision spanning research students, postdoctoral research staff, early-career academic staff and senior staff with research management and leadership responsibilities, in line with the Next Generation Researcher programme.
The Research and Innovation team also play a key role in developing and embedding National and University policy such as the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers and Guidance on the Employment of Researchers , with several of the team representing the University on National groups.
SDDU also host the Yorkshire and North East Hub of the Vitae Programme.
Training and Development Staff