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This paper looks at the development of philanthropy in higher education and highlights the benefits it can offer to HEIs, students and the philanthropists themselves. In addition, the paper describes some of the barriers preventing HEIs from attracting philanthropic donations, looks at ways in which these can be overcome and includes examples of good practice.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER
This paper examines the most recent statistics relating to gender in research; the reasons why women ‘drop off’ the research radar; what is currently being done to tackle the issue of gender equality in research worldwide; and what could be done to improve the percentage of women in research in the future.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER
This paper examines recent data relating to ethnicity in academia and research; what is currently being done to tackle the issue of racial equality in research and higher education institutions (HEIs); and what other measures can be actioned to improve the percentage of BAME individuals in academia in the future.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER
Mobility and collaboration are an essential part of today’s research landscape. RESEARCHconnect dives into the Arctic as it explores how international mobility is making an impact on the world of research.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER
As competition for research funding becomes fiercer, Idox considers the challenges that research managers face and explores ways of identifying and maximising on alternative sources of international research funding and support.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER
This paper explores the changing landscape of research with the Impact agenda; challenges faced by both academia and research funding officers; and tips on how to demonstrate impact – relevant to institutions seeking funding in Europe and beyond.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER
This paper examines the consequences of the financial and economic crisis of the late 2000s for arts and humanities funding. This paper also includes examples of the types of arts funders and funding programmes currently available.DOWNLOAD WHITEPAPER