Vitae Logo  Vitae Membership



The University of Wolverhampton are members of Vitae.  Vitae is the global leader in supporting the professional development of researchers, they work with institutions and support their work towards achieving research excellence, innovation and impact. 

Vitae strengthen members' institutional provision for the professional development of their researchers through:

  • Vitae Treeresearch and innovation
  • training and resources
  • events
  • consultancy
  • membership

Vitae has four aims:

  1. Influence the development and implementation of effective policy relating to researcher development
  2. Enhance higher education provision to train and develop researchers
  3. Empower researchers to make an impact in their careers
  4. Evidence the impact of professional and career development support for researchers

To find out more visit the Vitae website at

The Vitae Researcher Development Framework (RDF) & Planner

The University of Wolverhampton also has subscriptions to the Researcher Development Framework (RDF) and RDF Planner. (Find out more by clicking on the links above).