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Appointments to the councils of UK Research and Innovation

Opportunity to play a role in the UK’s research and innovation system with government’s new organisation.

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The deadline for applications has now passed. Late applications may still be accepted. Find out more about our governance.


Innovate UK council member recruitment pack

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UK Research and Innovation is a new organisation that, from 1 April 2018, will bring together the 7 Research Councils, Innovate UK and Research England. Each of these bodies will be led by an Executive Chair, who will be supported by up to 12 council members.

Recruitment is now open for council members. As a member, you will help ensure the success of UK Research and Innovation. You will support the organisation to achieve its strategic objective to be the single, strong voice of UK research and innovation, and build its world-leading reputation.

To apply, you need to have expertise and experience in research and innovation across higher education, industry and commerce, policy or civil society. We are looking to recruit people with a range of different characteristics and professional backgrounds.

The application form has full details on the opportunity and how to apply. The closing date is midday on 13 November 2017.

You can also find out more on our governance page.

Published 16 October 2017