The Vitae Researcher Development Framework (RDF) articulates the knowledge, behaviours and attributes of successful researchers and encourages them to aspire to excellence through achieving higher levels of development.

Click on one of the segments on the graphic below to learn more about the four domains of the Researcher Development Framework:

Domain DDomain A
Domain CDomain B


The full Researcher Development Framework

Link to further information about the RDF on the Vitae website

The RDF was developed by Vitae, which is managed by CRAC: The Career Development Organisation.
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