Introduction to our research study

Thank you for choosing to participate in our study. 
This survey intends to capture your opinion on the increasing metricisation of higher education and its impact on your professional practice. The study may be of value in providing a space for you to share your opinions and/or concerns regarding the merits/demerits of metrics such as the Research Excellence Framework (REF) and the National Student Survey (NSS). More broadly the outcomes of the study will be valuable for stakeholders such as, senior managers and other academics in understanding academics perspectives on the institutional interpretation of the metrics in higher education and its impact on their professional practice.

 You can find further details of the study on our research information sheet here which we would request you to read prior to participating in this survey. This study have been approved by the ethics committee at Liverpool Hope University. Your participation in this online survey will be taken as your consent for the study. The survey should not take longer than 20-30 minutes of your time. If you have any further questions, please feel free to email us. Please find below our email addresses: 

Dr Catherine O’ Connell
Dr Namrata Rao
Dr Cathal O’ Siochru

Thank you for taking the time to participate in this survey.