How Research England is governed

Research England is governed and supported by a council of leading experts, helping to shape our strategy and overall approach.

Research England Council

The role of the Council is to:

  1. Support the executive chair in ensuring the successful operation of Research England, including setting priorities and activities in line with UKRI’s overall strategy, and considering key risks.
  2. Provide expert advice on the development of Research England’s strategic delivery plan. To monitor, review progress and act as a critical friend.
  3. Provide strategic advice to UKRI on the research and knowledge exchange system of relevance to Research England.
  4. Act as ambassadors and advocates for UKRI and Research England.

Council members

See all members of Research England Council.

See a register of interests of the Council members.

Council meetings

See previous meeting minutes.

Upcoming meeting dates:

  • 2 February 2023
  • 11 May 2023
  • 6 July 2023
  • 28 September 2023
  • 23 November 2023

Last updated: 17 February 2023

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