European Social Survey Impact Research
This study will assess the impact of the European Social Survey on academia, policy-making and policy-makers.
United Kingdom-London: Social research services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
ESS ERIC HQ, c/o City University London, Northampton Square
Contact person: Lorna Ryan
Telephone: +44 2070408387
NUTS code: UKI12
Main address: www.europeansocialsurvey.org
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.mytenders.org/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA36629
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
European Social Survey ERIC Impact Study.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
This study will assess the impact of the European Social Survey on academia, policy-making and policy-makers, professional practitioners and other groups outside academia from 2001-2016. The study will be focused within each of the current ESS ERIC member and observer countries but should also reflect more generally on the pan-European level.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Impact Study will be focused on each of the current ESS ERIC Member and Observer countries. The purpose of the study will be to:
— identify and study specific academic, policy and practice impacts arising from ESS data in each country;
— study the mechanisms through which impact has been achieved through the use of data by organisations and individuals in each country;
— identify the range of organisations/individuals who have made use of the ESS, and the ways in which the data have been used;
— study the role of Think Tanks, and other intermediaries, as transmission routes through which ESS data may have influenced policy in countries;
— through comparative activity across countries, identify best practice and lessons for impact generation in research infrastructures like the ESS; and
— critically reflect upon the methods used to assess and identify research infrastructure impact.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
European Social Survey ERIC (ESS ERIC) Headquarters, c/o City University London EC1V 0HB.
Dr Rory Fitzgerald, Director, ESS ERIC
Dr Eric Harrison, Deputy Director, ESS ERIC
Dr Lorna Ryan, Research Manager, ESS ERIC
Tenders will be downloaded and printed on 7.6.2016. The evaluation meeting will take place on the afternoon of 7.6.2016.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Only those tenders submitted by email will be accepted.
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the myTenders Web Site athttp://www.myTenders.org/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=175249.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: