Key dates

Overview of important dates underlying and leading up to the REF2021 submission.

Date/period Description Date(s) Set by
REF2021 submission Deadline for submissions to REF2021. 27 November 2020 REF team
Staff census date Census date for staff with significant responsibility for research at the unit.  31 July 2020 REF team
CSE REF Check 2019 College-wide REF preparation excercise. Date is deadline for schools to submit data. 28 June 2019 CSE REF committee
100 word workshops Local workshops on writing the 100 words for your REF nominated papers, part of the Informatics Research Day. 08 May 2019 Informatics Director of Research and REF planning team
Informatics REF Check 2019 Local REF preparation exercise, feeds into the wider CSE REF Check. 26 March  2019 - 28 April 2019 Informatics REF planning team
Informatics REF introduction Introduction to REF, held by Steve Renals as the School's REF co-ordinator. IF-4.31/33. 08 April 2019 Informatics REF planning team
Output publication period Period during which research outputs must have been published. 1 January 2014 - 31 December 2020 REF team
Impact assessment period Period during which specific impact must have taken place. 1 August 2013 - 31 July 2020 REF team
Underlying research period Period during which research underpinning impact case studies must have been produced. 1 January 2000 - 31 December 2020 REF team
Environment summary period Period for which data on the unit's research and impact environment is required. 1 August 2013 - 31 July 2020 REF team