This page has been created

  1. for those occasions when the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) is inviting comments/suggestions/ideas to assist in preparing a University submission to external policy papers/consultation exercises; and
  2. to link to information about the Research Committee and its sub-committees and working groups

Open and recently closed consultations

Open consultationsInternal deadline 
Life Sciences and the Industrial Strategy 5pm, Friday 1 September 
Recently closed consultationsInternal deadline 
Industrial strategy green paper N/A
Parliamentary POSTnote on research integrity Friday 3 March 2017
Proposals for the second REF 5pm, Wednesday 25 January 2017  
UK bioeconomy strategy 9am, Monday 23 January 2017
Science and Technology Committee Inquiry - Autonomous Vehicles Monday 17 October 2016
Inquiry: Role and priorities of UKRI interim chair 5pm, Monday 26 September 2016
EPSRC Information - NMR Roadmap for the UK 5pm, Friday 30 September 2016
Managing intellectual property and technology transfer S&T Committee inquiry 5pm, Monday 22 August 2016 
Global Challenges Research Fund Call for Evidence 5pm, Tuesday 16 August 2016
Leaving the EU: implications and opportunities for science and research inquiry 4pm, Monday 18 July 2016 
Science Communication Inquiry Noon, Tuesday 26 April 2016
Lord Stern’s review of the Research Excellence Framework: Call for Evidence 9am Friday 26 February 2016
BIS Consultation on the Integration of Innovate UK into Research UK 9am Tuesday 16 February 2016
Science and Technology Committee inquiry on Satellites and space Friday 29 January 2016
BIS Green Paper on Higher Education (released 6 November 2015) 9am Monday 4 January 2016
House of Lords Select Committee Consultation Wednesday 11th Nov 2015
Concordat on Open Research Data Noon, 18 September 2015

You can also view a list of all closed consultations from 2011 onwards on our Consultations archive page.