Research Management Solution (RMS)
“We will re-imagine research services, empowering researchers to focus their time and effort on conducting research, whilst improving administrative functionality and reporting capability.”
Professor Deborah Sweeney
Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President (Research, Enterprise & International)
The objectives of the Research Management Solution (RMS) initiative are to:
- Streamline processes – we will improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our business processes.
- Provide a positive experience – we will provide a positive experience for our researchers, HDR candidates, and stakeholders as they undertake their research.
- Leverage technology – we will fully leverage contemporary information systems and sound data management practices.
Higher Degree Research
Digital transformation of paper and email workflows used for HDR candidature management.
New technology and digital workflows for the end-to-end management of research ethics.
Researcher Public Profiles
Research Publication Harvesting
Modernisation of the tools available to researchers to profile and promote their research online.
New technology and workflows to harvest and curate publication metadata from researchers and publishers.
Research Funding & Projects
New technology and digital workflows for the research project lifecycle, encompassing the management of research grants and projects.
Implementation of a contemporary platform for the deposit and curation of research outputs.
The RMS initiative is supported by a collaboration of staff from Information, Technology and Digital Services (ITDS), Research Services, the Graduate Research School, Schools and Institutes, and the Library.