Research Management - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128050590

Research Management

1st Edition

Europe and Beyond

Authors: Jan Andersen Kristel Toom Susi Poli Pamela Miller
Paperback ISBN: 9780128050590
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 10th November 2017
Page Count: 378
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Description

Research Management: Europe and Beyond addresses the myriad responsibilities related to research management and administration. The book incorporates narratives from those working in the field to provide insight into the profession. The book also offers a unique perspective on the topic by incorporating global perspectives to address the growing interdisciplinary nature of research collaboration.

The book outlines practical advice for those in the research management and administration profession at all levels of experience. It is also a useful tool that research institutions and research groups can use to assist in planning and streamlining their research support.

Key Features

  • Offers a deeper understanding of the research management and administrative landscape through single and collective definitions and experiences
  • Provides an overview of the research environment and explores the international research arena
  • Discusses some of the most complex issues in research management and administration by covering topics such as ethics, innovation, research impact, organizational structures, and processes for the project life cycle

Readership

Professional research administrators and support staff in universities and research institutions, Researchers and research groups, and university management as well as those interested in exploring a career in research management or research administration

Table of Contents

  1. Who Are Today’s Research Managers?
    2. The European Research Environment
    3. The Global Research Environment
    4. Organizational Structures
    5. Research Strategy
    6. Preaward—Project Preparation
    7. Postaward
    8. Knowledge Exchange
    9. Research Infrastructure
    10. Indicators
    11. Dealing With Researchers and the Academic Community
    Acknowledgment 248
    12. Shaping Next Generation Researchers
    13. Ethics and Integrity
    14. Understanding Diversity, Gender Equality, and Cultures in Research Management and Administration
    15. Transferable Skills

Details

No. of pages:
378
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2017
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Paperback ISBN:
9780128050590

About the Author

Jan Andersen

Senior Executive Officer, Team Coordinator Research Support DTU, Office for Research and Relations,Technical University of Denmark, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Executive Officer, Team Coordinator Research Support DTU, Office for Research and Relations,Technical University of Denmark, Kongens Lyngby, Denmark

Kristel Toom

Research Coordinator, School of Humanties, Tallinn University, Tallinn, Estonia

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Coordinator, School of Humanties, Tallinn University, Tallinn, Estonia

Susi Poli

Doctoral EdD Candidate at UCL Institute of Education, London, UK

Affiliations and Expertise

Doctoral EdD Candidate, UCL Institute of Education, London, UK

Pamela Miller

Director, Sponsored Projects Office, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Sponsored Projects Office, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA