Impact refers to the demonstrable changes and benefits that occur outside of the University as a result of research.
Definition of research impact and its benefits.
Guidance resources and tools to support you with impact.
Find out more about how impact is assessed in the Research Excellence Framework.
Guidance on incorporating plans for impact into funding applications.
Guidance to help you document and evidence your research impact.
Find out more about the different engagement and knowledge exchange activities that can be routes to impact.
Training and development opportunities to improve your understanding of research impact and build your skills
The IAA will allow us to react to knowledge exchange opportunities in more flexible, responsive and creative ways.
Details of ESRC's Active Engagement Scheme and Impact Fund
Read about what Essex researchers have done with IAA support