Introduction and contents

Chapter outline

Chapter one describes how the Performance-Based Research Fund (PBRF) funding process works, and gives a brief overview of funding for 2012 and 2013.

Chapter two outlines the Quality Evaluation (QE) measure.

Chapter three outlines the ERI measure.

Chapter four outlines the RDC measure and also contains supplementary data and analysis on RDC counts over both the 2012 final funding and 2013 indicative funding periods.