We are keen to support all Principal Investigators in their role as research managers.
The key responsibilities of Principal Investigators as managers of research staff are identified below:
Principal Investigator responsibilities (PDF, 34KB)
A handy electronic manual has been compiled with electronic links to all the key University policies, procedures and guidance available to support Principal Investigators with managing their research staff.
Principal Investigator HR Manual (PDF, 71KB)
All Principal Investigators with responsibility for managing research staff are expected to attend a briefing to receive guidance on recruiting, managing and developing and supporting their research staff. Principal Investigators should contact their Faculty HR team to find out when the next briefing sessions are scheduled to run in their Faculty.
A more comprehensive programme of workshops is available for all current, new and aspiring Principal Investigators.
Vitae has developed a range of new resources to support those who manage and mentor researchers as part of their role