Research Policy

One of the key objectives of the RHS is to represent historical research and scholarship within Higher Education and other research institutions. Our Research Policy Committee monitors all issues that affect historians’ research in the UK and maintains regular contacts with the research councils, the funding councils and government. READ MORE

10 Apr 2019RHS Working Paper – History Researchers and Plan S (Journal) Compliance (April 2019)
02 Apr 2019Updated Guidance on Submissions and Panel Working Criteria for REF2021
15 Oct 2018RHS Response to REF2021 Consultation on Guidance & Criteria
24 Jul 2018REF2014 History Sub-panel Report
23 Jul 2018REF2021 Draft Guidance & Criteria Consultation
15 May 2018History Sub-Panel for REF 2021
29 Mar 2018Briefing for Historians on Open-Access & the future of book publishing
07 Nov 2017Call for Nominations to REF2021 History Sub-Panel
01 Sep 2017Research Policy Committee
22 Mar 2017RHS Submission to REF 2020-21 Consultation