The CHEAD Research Alliance has the following aims:

  • Advise and support the CHEAD Exec on research issues
  • Identify key issues and provide intelligence
  • Disseminate policy updates and submit policy responses on behalf of the Alliance
  • Support research leadership and develop activities and resources to support researchers in the sector
  • Advocacy within CHEAD’s networks and externally

The Research Strategy Group, made up of senior ADM research leaders and REF Panellists, meets regularly to serve the wider CHEAD Research Alliance, see the CHEAD Research Alliance Terms of Reference.

The CHEAD Research Alliance holds regular events for members of the network throughout the year.

Future Research Alliance events:

Exhibition or curation?
Thursday 2nd May 2019
This workshop will cover curatorship as REF output.

More information and booking here

Body of work to support art, design and media outputs
Tuesday 4th June 2019

This workshop is for research leaders, researchers and research managers and will cover in detail the REF guidance and include case studies and speaker presentations.

More information and booking here

Research Leadership Seminar (part of the CHEAD Leadership Programme)
Date and location tbc
This seminar is targeted at unit of support sub panel co-ordinators and will cover:
• How to lead a research environment
• Benchmarks
• New to SRR
• How people develop their code of practice
• How the code of practice impacted art and design

See past Research Alliance events:

Contact us for more information.