Formalising a research partnership - budgeting and contractual arrangements.

Course description

  • Contractual agreements required
  • The reasons why it is important
  • Flinders' policies and guidelines
  • Legal support and protection
  • The difference between research and consultancy
  • Costing contract research and consultancy
  • Flinders contacts and the support available to you to facilitate how to do it
Presenters include:
  • Sinead O'Connell, Senior Commercial Manager, Research Development and Support
  • Belinda Grant, Corporate Lawyer (Research), Governance, Legal & Risk
  • Johan Revalk, Manager: Contract Services, Research Development and Support
  • Dr Andrew Vakulin, NHMRC Career Development Fellow, Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health, CMPH

Flinders’ Research Community based in rural and remote locations will be able to access and participate in the workshop. Please indicate if you are from a rural or remote location when enrolling or contact Kirsty de Ruyter at

Click here to see the full program for our research income training and development series:
- Grants Evolution Category 1
- Grants Evolution Category 2 & 3.

Type of course


Who should attend

  • Early Career Researchers
  • Mid-Career Researchers
  • Established Researchers
  • Research Leaders
  • Research Support staff

What you will learn

Understanding research partnering arrangements required for:

  • Consultancy/commercial service provision
  • Contract Research
  • Collaborative Research & Development

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