Principal Investigators

Training and support for staff who act as Principal Investigators (PIs) and research leaders.

Update Sep 2023

The Institute for Academic Development continues to offer a mix of online and on-campus activities to staff and students.

During AY23/24, we will be running an increased number of on-campus options compared to the last couple of years. Do therefore check workshop and event information carefully when booking, to be sure of the mode of delivery.

Resources and guidance for PIs and Research Leaders.

Codes, frameworks and guidance for the Principal Investigator Role.

Managing your Research Teams is a course for all Principal Investigators (PIs) and staff in managerial roles who are involved in helping to manage research teams at the University of Edinburgh

Research Leader Programme for new and aspiring Principal Investigators (PIs).

Useful guidance and regulations relevant to your role.

Information and services to support you in seeking and managing research grant funding.

Advice for those writing proposals for cohort training grants and details of how we support doctoral training partnership, centres and networks.

Contact details for our researcher development team.