Vitae RDF Planner is an online tool that has been developed by Vitae in response to sector-wide requests for an interactive, straightforward way for researchers to manage their professional development using the comprehensive Vitae Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

The Planner enables to:

  • keep a record of all your professional development activities in one place
  • identify your expertise and capabilities to plan your career
  • print reports for discussions with mentors, supervisors, career advisors etc.
  • identify your learning and development needs and monitor progress
  • upload files such as CVs, conference details, testimonials to record achievements
  • view the attributes of successful researchers through a ‘lens’ on employability, enterprise, leadership and more

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