VPAGR Dates 2020/21

All meetings take place from 09.30 - 11.30 

Wednesday 2 September 2020

Thursday 8 October 2020

Wednesday 18 November 2020

Wednesday 16 December 2020

Wednesday 13 January 2021

Wednesday 10 February 2021

Wednesday 10 March 2021

Wednesday 14 April 2021

Wednesday 12 May 2021

Wednesday 9 June 2021

Wednesday 14 July 2021


Terms of Reference

Advise the Vice-Provost (Research and Enterprise) on:

  • All matters relating to the development and subsequent implementation of the College’s Research Strategy 2015-2019
  • Responses to external consultations relating to research and research training
  • Opportunities to communicate and promote the profile of research and its impacts at Imperial
  • Implementation of the College's research data management and open access policies, College's compliance with external funder mandates, and related scholarly communications initiatives
  • Opportunities to engage in research partnerships
  • Best practice from across the sector that can inform enhancement within College
  • Strategic funding opportunities and priorities
  • Stakeholder relationships including those with the research councils and other funders, with learned societies and with government.

 Receive and consider reports from:

  • Faculty Research Committees
  • Graduate School
  • Library Services
  • Others as appropriate to the membership.

 Core Membership:

Ad-Hoc members by invitation:

  • Head of International Office
  • Head of Research Communications
  • Head of Scholarly Communications Management
  • Head of Postdoc Development Centre
  • Faculty Deans (Deans will always be invited to attend meetings when visits from funding bodies or other important external stakeholders are taking place).

The Vice-Provost's Advisory Group for Research will meet on a monthly basis between September and July.  It is supported by the Funding Strategy team in the Research Office.