Archive for December, 2016

Science asking for a position in Exit EU Dept

http://www.parliament.uk/documents/commons-committees/environmental-audit/correspondence/161220-Stephen-Metcalfe-to-David-Davis-Chief-Scientific-Adviser.pdf

The science and Technology Select Committee ‘advises ‘ the Government on future Research allocations.

The science and Technology  Select Committee ‘advises ‘ the Government on future Research allocations . It discusses the suggestion that Research funding  might be separated from student educational funding (students are now paying their own fees and suggesting higher teaching standards are measured ). Very strong defence of dual funding . Incorporation of Innovate into UKRI  seems to suggest less industry involvement with academic science dominating rather the KT .

http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/science-and-technology-committee/news-parliament-2015/setting-up-uk-research-innovation-report-publication-16-17/