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Our blog highlights our latest projects and our work in research and innovation policy, and also features guest posts from partners and colleagues at our member institutions.

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Exploring Research Integrity Indicators

Exploring Research Integrity Indicators

'Indicators of research integrity: an initial exploration of the landscape, opportunities and challenges' is the result of a collaboration between UKRI, Cancer Research UK and GuildHE, to explore what indicators of research integrity exist, or...

(£6m) Reasons to be Cheerful

(£6m) Reasons to be Cheerful

Today Research England announced its funding allocations for 2022-2025. Included within that is a £6 million fund in 2022-23 to support knowledge exchange at institutions not routinely in receipt of the Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF). Fantastic news and a...

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We currently have 30 members of GuildHE Research

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Rachel Persad

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