The University of Sheffield


You are here: Researcher Development Framework / Leadership


Using the Vitae Researcher Development Framework, the leadership lens provides an overview of the key knowledge, behaviours and attributes typically developed by researchers that can be acquired through or used in leadership. Leadership is about challenge. The challenge of getting the best out of yourself and the people around you. Challenging yourself and others to do what is right and not just what is easy. The challenge of influencing when you have no power. The challenge of sharing your passion and values with others, and hoping they will follow