Join leading researchers on 24 and 25 March 2021 to discuss how to build a positive and inclusive research culture. Learn about new approaches and hear what's already working.
Learning from others
Panellists explore how other organisations or sectors have built and benefitted from a positive working culture, sharing lessons for academic research culture.
How can we better reward teamwork in research?
For a long time, academia has emphasised individual achievement over teamwork and collegiality. We want to change that. Join our panel to explore ways of incentivising this culture shift.
Which changes are already making a difference to research culture?
Join us to hear how some amazing initiatives and cross-sector partnerships are transforming research culture in the UK.
How can we continually improve workplace culture?
Building a positive and inclusive research culture is an ongoing process. Explore how experimental approaches to research can help drive this change forward.
Sign up for first access to articles and pre-recorded discussions, published between 22 and 26 March 2021.
Where should change start? A compilation of views from people across the research community, exploring where research culture originates and the tools we have to change it.
Café Culture: Senior leaders from UK research funders get together to discuss research culture, using one of Wellcome’s Café Culture kits. They share their personal reflections on building a better culture, contributing ideas alongside the hundreds of others who have used the kits to prompt a discussion.
Putting change into action ourselves: Speakers explore the role of individuals and funders in perpetuating or disrupting the current research culture.