REF briefings and background

Includes copies of presentations given on REF2021 in Informatics and more general background material.

Resource Published/presented

Briefing on REF2021 presented by Jane Hillston (Head of School) and prepared by Steve Renals (Informatics REF Co-ordinator) at School general meeting 21 Feb 2019.

February 2019

Guidance on submissions to REF2021, finalised following consultation (refer to Draft guidance on submissions for version consulted on).

Guidance on submissions (REF 2019/01) PDF from the REF2021 website

January 2019

Panel criteria and working methods for REF2021, finalised following consultation (refer to Consultation on the panel criteria and working methods).

Panel criteria and working methods (REF 2019/02) PDF from the REF2021 website

January 2019

Webinar recording and slides on the draft guidance on submissions and the consulation on the panel criteria and working methods  for REF2021.

Link to webinar recording and slides from the REF2021 website

September 2018

Document outlining the consultation on the panel criteria and working methods for REF2021.

Consultation on the panel criteria and working methods (2018/02) from the REF2021 website

July 2018

Draft guidance on submissions for submission to REF2021, under consultation.

Draft guidance on submissions (2018/01) from the REF2021 website

July 2018

Briefing given by Steve Renals (Informatics REF Co-ordinator) spring 2017.

May 2017

Briefing given by Steve Renals (Informatics REF Co-ordinator) autumn 2016.

October 2016

Lord Nicholas Stern's independent review of univeristy research funding summer 2016.

Link to the Stern review of the REF (July 2016)

July 2016