Professor Rusi Jaspal, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (研究 而且 Knowledge Exchange) at the University of 布赖顿, 说:
"These results demonstrate the University of 布赖顿's growing reputation for producing world-leading research that has a positive impact on people's lives 而且 the communities in which they live – here in 布赖顿, across the UK 而且 around the world. It consolidates our position as one of the UK's highest performing post-1992 universities 而且 as leading the way among University Alliance institutions.
"I would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the pivotal contribution of our ground-breaking research teams, outst而且ing professional 工作人员 而且 engaged 而且 committed partners for their collective efforts to address some of the world’s most pressing issues.
"布赖顿 research is helping to reduce emissions 而且 pollution, improve health 而且 wellbeing, develop sustainable construction 而且 design, advance inclusive art practice, promote peace in conflict-torn communities 而且 tackle social injustice. 在一起, we are making advances 而且 new discoveries that change lives 而且 the world around us for the better."
The REF is the biggest assessment of research excellence in the world. 过去一年, 面板的学者, policy makers 而且 industry experts have read 而且 analysed over 185,000 research outputs 而且 impact case studies produced by more than 76,000年英国学者.
The results are used to distribute around £2 billion of research funding every year to UK universities.
The university will now undertake a detailed analysis to identify areas of research that would benefit from further investment.
一系列的 特性 而且 电影 have been produced that celebrate the benefits that 布赖顿 research has locally, nationally 而且 internationally.