Call for Staff proposals for projects which could benefit from the support of a ‘Student as a Researcher’ during 2019-20 academic year

Discipline Specific, Multi-disciplinary and Pedagogic Projects

Currently involved in research, or considering a research project this academic year? Would you benefit from a student researcher?

The scheme is designed to support students’ development by providing opportunities to participate in research activities with staff from across the University.  The aim is to develop as co-producers, rather than consumers of knowledge; enhance research skills; and to encourage students to consider the option of postgraduate study.

Please note, the deadline for staff proposals is Monday 30th September 2019. Please send completed application forms to

Interested staff can also register for update emails here.

If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact:

Key project dates

Close of student applications:  8th November 2019

Student researcher induction: January 2020

Projects Commence: January 2020

Project completion date: 1st May 2019


Supplementary Documents

SARS Staff Application Form 2019-20

Guidelines for Prospective Project Leads 2019-20