The Lincoln Higher Education Research Institute (LHERI) has been established to foster and support existing and new higher education research at Lincoln; providing a platform for excellent and useful research being undertaken at the University (independently or with external partners). LHERI aims to develop expertise and impact through guidance and support to colleagues and by facilitating effective internal and external partnerships.

Additionally, the Institute is leading on a number of externally funded, institution-wide research projects, including the Learning Gain project and the University of Lincolnā€™s contribution to the collaborativeĀ OFS Catalyst Fund: Intervention for Success Project. As well as the internally funded Access Agreement Evaluation Project.

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April 2018

We are delighted to announce the launch of IMPact: the University of Lincoln Journal of Higher Education Research Please see our open call for papers below.
Impact Second Edition Call For Papers
Please see our March-April 2018 Newsletter
Highlights include:
-The launch of our new e-journal IMPact, our open call for submissions and details of the launch event
-Summary of Paulina Babuchowska and Becky Sanderson’s funded research awards project. Details of all of these can be seen here
-Updates on our internally and externally funded projects
-Details of calls for papers for three upcoming conferences
-Details of our last Lunchtime Research Seminar of this year with Dan Bishop, slides now online, video coming soon
-Spotlight on our Fellow, Dr Kirsty Miller