Go back

University of Liverpool launches ‘first’ technician career pathway


Technical and research support staff cannot currently be recognised under existing career pathways, university says

The University of Liverpool has launched a career-promotion pathway for technicians and research support staff, which it says is the first in the UK.

The university said the expertise of technicians cannot currently be recognised under their existing career pathway, as they do not fit the traditional progression route for academics. It has now developed a new and “comprehensive” pathway to reward, retain and provide recognition of specialist technical and research support staff.

This article is only available to Research Professional News subscribers. If you are a subscriber you can read the article in full on researchprofessional.com

Pivot-RP users can log in and view the article via this link.