The Software Sustainability Institute


The University of Sheffield's RSE team want to make their candidate selection process as open as possible.

Sam Gubbins reflects on taking part in our Research Software Camp's mentorship programme.
Jesper Dramsch shares their experience of (successfully) applying for an SSI Fellowship.


The way that the Research Excellence Framework (REF) exercise is conducted overlooks many of the people who are vital to the success o

The EPSRC MDENet research network are looking to hire a Research Software Engineer to develop open-source software.

The Accessibility Fund will be used by The Carpentries organisation to support access to all of their events, workshops, and trainings.


The Software Sustainability Institute’s Collaborations Workshop series brings together researchers, developers, innovators, managers, funders, publishers, policy makers, leaders and educators to explore best practices and the future of research software.

Our autumn Research Software Camp will take place from 7 to 18 November 2022. This edition will explore the topic of mental health in research with a particular focus on research software. 

"We are in a position to fundamentally reorganise the heart of the software. By doing so, this will enable us to maintain the software into the future and facilitate the process of adding new functionality to the software ... SSI can assist in having software usable by others not just for a few months or a year, but rather for a much longer software lifetime"

- Eric Rexstad, Distance