Research and Innovation Services (RIS) provides professional services to support our extensive research activities and to promote our engagement with industry and other organisations.

RIS Teams

Research Development

RIS works within all the schools to help develop research portfolios, providing support in research collaborations, funding applications and throughout various research strategies.

Knowledge Exchange

RIS encourages engagement between the University and industry through licensing, consultancy, knowledge transfer partnerships and collaborative R&D projects. We help identify, protect, manage and exploit the University's intellectual property.

Research Impact and Culture

RIS is dedicated to supporting the University's research strategy and impact development.


RIS drafts legal agreements and manages negotiations associated with the University’s research and technology transfer contracts.

Research & Innovation Services
University of Dundee
11 Perth Road
Dundee DD1 4HN

  +44 (0)1382 386766