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Research Assessment

Our consultants are experienced in supporting research evaluation, including the UK Research Excellence Framework (REF), the Hong Kong Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), and an institution-wide evaluation at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden, Research Evaluation for Development.

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Supporting impact case study authors

Our consultants and associates have experience in assisting REF case study authors. Whether ensuring case studies adhere to eligibility rules and submission guidance, identifying areas for further development, advising on evidence collection, or more traditional copyediting, our consultants can help authors maximise their chances of a 3 or 4 star case study.

REF Impact – supporting senior teams

Before a REF case study gets off the ground, it requires strategic development by senior teams. Our consultants offer several services to assist teams in this work, including: WCL’s framework for case study evaluation and progression, shortlisting assistance, and long-term mentoring to help whole cohorts of case studies to progress in impact maturity over the REF cycle.

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CASE STUDY
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How we've helped institutions with market-leading impact submissions for the REF

Saskia provided the case study authors with invaluable advice on how to articulate the impact and how to use narrative and evidence to best effect.

University of Hong Kong

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