What is research impact and why is it so important?
Rachel Oldroyd, UK Data Service Data Impact Fellow and Quantitative Human Geographer at the University of Leeds, shares her perspective on research impact....
We hosted a panel session and networking event on 13 October in Glasgow. A panel comprising some of Scotland's leading data innovators explored data re-use in policy and research, sharing their experiences of demonstrating data enhanced impact.
Every day, data from the UK Data Service collection are used to inform research, influence policy and teach the next generation of social scientists.
Supporting the long-range use of our data and resources by new generations of scholars. Our Data Impact Fellows programme provides career development opportunities and support for early career and post-doctoral researchers.
The UK Data Service is funded by the ESRC with contributions from the University of Essex, the University of Manchester and Jisc.
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