Research and Innovation Services

The position of University of St Andrews as a research-intensive university has been confirmed by the recent REF2014 research assessment exercise. The institution was ranked 14th in the UK for the quality of its research publications by Times Higher Education.

The newly formed Research and Innovation Services (RIS) supports research and impact activities across the institution and the Director of RIS reports to the Vice Principal (Research and Innovation).

This new research support unit covers support for research integrity, ethics, policy, impact, the Research Excellence Framework, innovation, technology transfer and commercialisation.

General enquiries


Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 7220

College Gate
North Street
St Andrews
KY16 9AJ