Research and analysis

Research Excellence Framework review: summary of views

Summary of responses to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) review call for evidence and follow-up interviews.



This paper summarises the responses from the higher education community to the call for evidence for Lord Stern’s review of the Research Excellence Framework (REF). It also includes the findings from 40 qualitative interviews with higher education professionals and research users.

See the call for evidence and the independent report.

Published 28 July 2016