The ESRC has today published Fit for the Future: Research Leadership Matters, a report on research leadership in the social sciences by Professor Matthew Flinders. The report recognises the changing funding landscape and follows widespread engagement with the sector, including researchers at all career stages, staff working in Research Organisations to develop research capability, senior university leadership teams together with other organisations interested in building leadership.

Read the report (PDF, 2.7Mb), as well as ESRC’s response.