Our Services

Strategy and systems

We support strategy development through our expertise in bibliometrics, and bring considerable expertise in the selection and implementation of current research information systems (CRIS).

Benchmarking & evaluation of research support

We help institutions evaluate the effectiveness of their research support functions, providing independent expert advice informed by our knowledge of practice across the higher education sector.

Training and facilitation

We deliver training and facilitation for institutional managers, researchers and research support staff on topics ranging from strategy development to team-building, and from financial management to partnership development.

Some of our Clients

What our clients say

“I would like to thank both Andrea and Rob for your help, assistance and advice throughout this project. I have been absolutely impressed with the level of detail, clarity in the advice offered and the excellent level of service. My colleagues and I look forward to working with you further.” Zahra Sheraz, Research Strategy Manager (Analytics) – The University of Nottingham
“Research Consulting advised us on a matter of charity governance. They were highly professional, extremely knowledgeable, and exceeded all of our expectations. If ever we need future advice, we will certainly be coming back.” Martin Eve, CEO – Open Library of Humanities
“I would recommend Research Consulting to anyone looking for a consultant in the HE sector with knowledge, experience, understanding and really professional competence.” Alma Swan, Director of European Advocacy – SPARC Europe
“The recommendations have the potential to turn what is at the moment a snapshot of current practice to one which enhances contracts management practices throughout the Russell Group and possibly beyond – a lasting legacy. Very many thanks for a job well done.”David Coombe, Director, Research Division – London School of Economics
“This is the gold standard that all future workshops should aspire to.”Participant on Training Course for the European Association of Research Managers and Administrators