Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Record 2014/15 - Postdoctoral research contract - Derived from Q3 and Q4
Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Record 2014/15
Postdoctoral research contract - Derived from Q3 and Q4
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This data item identifies if the HE leaver was employed on a postdoctoral research contract.
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All HE leavers where the qualification completed is a doctorate.
|Question||Derived from Q3. What was your job title? (If self-employed, freelance, or on a post-doctoral contract please record this in your job title e.g. self-employed musician.) and Q4. What did you mainly do in your job?|
|Valid entries and labels|
The information captured relates to what the HE leaver considers to be their MAIN job.
In the Student record, doctorates are identified as (QualificationsAwarded.QUAL): 'D00', 'D01' and 'E00'.
Code 3 'Unable to code' can only be used when the higher education provider is unable to infer whether the HE leaver was employed on a postdoctoral research contract.
|Required for valid response||No|
|To be asked of third party||Not applicable as derived from the response to another question|
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
To identify those leavers who are employed on postdoctoral research contracts.
Data type: POSTDOCCodeContentType
|Change management notes||The question has been changed as per the 'Notification of changes for 2014/15' documentation. The question now clarifies that HE leavers on a post-doctoral contract should record this in the job title.|
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