Research Leadership Package

Supporting you to develop as a research leader

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On this page you’ll find a package of development opportunities to support research leaders at Leeds to allow you to reflect and plan for your individual development needs. It brings together a range of existing and new opportunities and we will continue to add to this in future.  

The package is designed for current and aspiring principal investigators (PIs), those looking to build and develop research groups and collaborations, and those taking on university research leadership roles such as Director of Research and Innovation within a school. 

Start with your professional development needs and move on to how to best address them.
Approaches and frameworks to help you identify your development needs.
Join a group of fellow research leaders who can help you work through the challenges you encounter.
Seek guidance on your professional development from your mentor based on their area of expertise. Facilitate your learning with a coach.
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Role models and their guidance
Hear from other research leaders on examples of research leadership and how they approach the role. (Interviews, videos and podcasts coming soon.)
Provision to support your professional development.

Contact with your queries about this package.