"impact" blog posts

How to conduct effective focus groups in an online environment

Posted on: 16 August 2022 | Category: Blog posts

Dr Claire Wilson

Small focus groups can be an effective way of gaining knowledge and understanding opinions on a specific topic in a short amount of time. The Research Staff Association (RSA) recently conducted a focus group to assess the awareness and access to HR policies and the employee assistance programme at Liverpool. We have hosted several focus groups online since the pandemic and here are some tips and lessons learnt from our experience!


Three secrets of successful research collaborations

Posted on: 9 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Sawsan Khuri

Research collaboration in today’s cross-disciplinary world could involve any number of people from any number of disciplines and sometimes include several organisations.


Academia and industry: Worlds apart?

Posted on: 9 September 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Tom Froggatt

In most sectors, academia and industry are crucial partners.


Researching the World, Leaving No-one Behind

Posted on: 11 August 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Wendy Purcell

What we do in research matters!


Making an Impact, the University’s flagship annual researcher development activity – 4 years on and still Making an Impact!

Posted on: 7 May 2021 | Category: Blog posts

Making an Impact 2021

Dr Angela Midgley talks about the Making an Impact series, initially developed in 2018 and 2019 to provide development activities focused around the Industrial strategy priorities.


Research Staff Development Highlights

Posted on: 21 September 2020 | Category: Blog posts

Dr Saneeya Qureshi profile

Dr Saneeya Qureshi takes us through how the Academy’s researcher development team continue to actively support our research staff.