The purpose of the WHELF Research Group is to provide a forum to:

  • Advise each other on relevant issues and share good practice in the support of Research and Researchers in Wales
  • Present issues for discussion to WHELF
  • Develop the Action Plan for WHELF Research Group activities, as part of the overall WHELF Action Plan
  • Organise events to bring staff together to learn new skills.

Group membership:

Chair: Mark Lester (Cardiff Metropolitan University)
Vice-Chair: vacancy

Tegid Williams & Beth Hall (Natural Resources Wales)
Owain Roberts (National Library Wales)
Lloyd Roderick, Amy Staniforth & Jonathan Davies (Aberystwyth University)
Ellie Downes (Swansea University )
Samantha Scoulding (University of Wales Trinity Saint David)
Kristine Chapman (National Museum Wales)
Nicholas Roberts (University of South Wales)
Helen Sharp (Cardiff University)

A-to-Z of Research Support – An overview of research support services in WHELF Institutions: WHELF Research Group (research services overview)