Detail of outcome
On 19 November 2015 Sir Paul Nurse published the findings of his independent review of the research councils.
Detail of feedback received
We received 252 responses from interested parties including:
- academia (131)
- industry (15)
- charity (12)
- learned societies, academies and professional organisations (38)
- public sector (54)
- other (2)
Government has asked Sir Paul Nurse to lead an independent advisory group to review, with research councils, how they can evolve to support research in the most effective ways.
This review follows the recent Triennial review of the research councils. We invite organisations and individuals to provide any extra evidence they believe to be relevant.