Check and update your information for ERA

11 August 2011

The University will make its Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) submission in March 2012. If you are eligible for this ERA round it is vitally important that you check and update your information before the end of August 2011.


Your eligibility is based on the staff census date of 31 March 2011. If you were at the University on that date and produced research output between 1 January 2005 and 31 December 2010 you are eligible to participate.

What you need to check

All eligible staff members need to check their individual

a. researcher 'Field of Research' (FoR) codes
b. publication outputs.

How to do it

  1. Log in to the University's Integrated Research Management Application (IRMA).
  2. Click on 'Coding' and 'Research Outputs' to check your information.
  3. If necessary update your 'FoR Code' information. Up to three can be nominated by entering the appropriate 4-digit FoR code.
  4. To update your research output, please email

The Research Portfolio would like to thank you for making the time to check and update your information prior to the University's ERA submission.

Visit the Research Support website for more information about ERA.