VPAGR Dates 2019/20

All meetings take place from 10.00 - 12.00 


Monday 16 September 2019

Tuesday 15 October 2019

Tuesday 5 November 2019

Tuesday 7 December 2019

Wednesday 8 January 2020

Wednesday 19 February 2020

Wednesday 18 March 2020

Wednesday 22 April 2020

Wednesday 20 May 2020

Wednesday 24 June 2020

Wednesday 15 July 2020

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.