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Staff Record 2012/13 - Early career researcher status

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Staff Record 2012/13

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Early career researcher status

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Short nameECRSTAT

This field records the early career researcher status of staff

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All staff where any (Contract.ACEMPFUN is coded 2 or 3 and Contract.TERMS is coded 1 or 2) and Person.RESAST is not 1.

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1Early career researcher
2Not an early career researcher

Early career researchers (ECRs) are defined in the Assessment framework and guidance on submissions pages 17-21.

Staff who have left the HEI prior to 31 July in the reporting period, and will therefore not be in post on the REF census date, should be recorded as 2 'Not an early career researcher'.

This field should be completed for staff in post in 2012/13 with reference to the REF definitions and census date.

Any queries on this field should be addressed to [email protected].

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To support the Research Excellence Framework (REF)

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Field length1
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
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Element: ECRSTAT
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Date modified2013-08-08
Change management notesBusiness rule 1 updated to clarify that the restriction on Person.RESAST only applies when the field is returned.

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