International Funding Manager at AMBER Dr Claire McKenna’s development of the first National Standard Research Classification named Research Classification Ireland (RCI) has been launched. The RCI categorises all exchequer funded research in Ireland and was developed following extensive consultation with stakeholders including an open public consultation, consultation with international experts, researchers and representative bodies.
The project was undertaken between 2020 and 2022 in the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science (DFHERIS) under the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Fellowship Scheme.
Research Classification Ireland (RCI) will enable:
The Classification is a three way matrix;
Watch Dr McKenna’s presentation of her work below:
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