In the latest in our series of quick-fire interviews I caught up with Germany-based Markus Kruse, Director Product Management & Business Development at UNIT4, to talk about everything from technology innovation to the iWatch. Continue reading
As funding models are changing for many universities, research as a strategic activity is receiving more attention. It can provide a reliable source of revenue and growth and also provide a competitive differentiator as the market expands and international institutions expand their reach.
Oxford and Cambridge Universities are taking a proactive management approach to research that other institutions can learn from. Glenn Swafford, Director of Research Services at Oxford and Paul Dampier, Director with responsibility for Business Systems used throughout research, teaching and administration at Cambridge, published an article this week in EDUCAUSE online talking about the challenges they face and the solution they have developed in partnership with UNIT4 to address the challenge of research costing and pricing.