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Metrics are changing the way research is conducted and funded and

Metrics are changing the way research is conducted and funded and


Innovation, Drivers of Change, and Evolution of Clinical Trial Productivity

The feasibility of these definitions has been tested to ensure that Snowball Metrics can be readily updated to reflect the current status of an institution.

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Timing is another problem in measuring research impact. Impact often takes years, so what should be the time limits for a measurement exercise?

In this report, we draw attention to the information that is lost when data about researchers and their institutions are squeezed into a simplified metric ...

The changing role of metrics in research institute evaluations undertaken by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) | Palgrave Communications

Emerging Trend: Over the past few years, QUB has increased the percentage of output

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Lessons Learned: A Case Study of Performance Funding in Higher Education – Third Way

Percentage of institutions mentioning terms and concepts related to research and metrics by discipline.

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Initial findings showed that QUB tended to have a lower percentage of outputs that were cited

Developing approaches to research impact assessment and evaluation: lessons from a Canadian health research funder

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Evaluation and decision processes in the comprehensive quality evaluation system

A timely reminder that using data to make decisions can go very wrong

The way research is funded is harmful to science – it's time for change

A range of metrics mapped in terms of relative clarity of definitions and

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Facts and figures about our research funding


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Vincanne Adams, ed., Metrics: What Counts in Global Health. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2016. Paperback, 258 pp. with ill, $24.95.

The Management of Metrics: Globally agreed, unique identifiers for academic staff are a step

How personalized metrics can change behavior and improve research performance

Can B-Schools Rethink Research?

Michael Kolios on Twitter: "Changes in way science is funded should/will happen since incentive structures do not promote scientific discovery (conform & be ...

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The future of Science Funding

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98 Percent of VC Funding Goes to Men. Can Women Entrepreneurs Change a Sexist System?

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... and finds that among climate experts, the ~97% level among climate experts is pretty robust.

At the recent Nordic Workshop for Bibliometrics and Research Evaluation in Helsinki, Heidi Holst Madsen, from the Royal Danish Library and Marianne ...

These broad principles are not by any means the only rules to observe, or pitfalls to watch out for but they can help communications professionals increase ...

Richard Smith: Measuring research impact—all the rage but hard to get right - The BMJ

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Journal Impact Factor – News, Research and Analysis – The Conversation – page 1

Where should you start with metrics?


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Index Carbon Footprint Metrics

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2017 in review: round-up of our top posts on metrics

In his new book The Tyranny of Metrics, historian Jerry Muller explains how we got to this point, and highlights some of the most egregious examples of our ...

Infographic: How China's One Belt, One Road initiative will change research collaboration

Heavily skewed distributions of NIH grant funding favor a minority and disfavor the majority.

Since the second half of 2017, our Presslabs platform entered a large-scale transition phase. One of the major changes was our migration to Kubernetes which ...



What Research on 'Measurable Journalism' Tells Us About Tech, Cultural Shifts in Digital Media

Shares of government core funding, funding from research funding agencies and other external funding of

Table 1: Modified and with quotes from the blog Embedded in Academia by John Regehr, professor of computer science at the University of Utah; ...

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And finally, sometimes investors turn to evaluating impact, measuring an investment's social consequences after the program concludes to assess portfolio ...


Analytics capability of organisations with editorial, generic, and rudimentary analytics and

For today's talk, I'm going to focus on the area where alternative metrics are most useful. NCATS defines the different resources and services each hub ...

Ghent University, in Belgium, embraces new approach to faculty evaluation less focused on quantitative metrics

Breakthrough in the Migraine Funding Crisis

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Relationships between Changes in Food and Beverage Consumption and Weight Changes Every 4 Years, According to Study Cohort.

Focus on the Metrics that Matter: Identifying Your Product's Key Metrics and KPIs | UserVoice Blog | UserVoice Blog

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So the Leiden Manifesto is very much alive and kicking in Copenhagen and we look forward to working more with the application of the Leiden Manifesto over ...

NOTES: P30 = Center Core Grants P50 = Specialized Center P60 = Comprehensive Center U01 = Research Project Cooperative Agreement

... number of relevant publications) at the four stages of the systematic review process ('identification', 'screening', 'eligibility' and 'included'). b, ...

Framework for positioning university research funding systems. Funding systems (countries) can be positioned


Our obsession with metrics turns academics into data drones

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The Perfect Sales Dashboard Should Have These 12 Sales Metrics Header

The scholar page lists all cited publications (not included here), tracks the number of publications over time, and calculates indices ...

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Council's 26 Research Institutes/Centres include:

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Box 3. What Question Can Performance Measurement Data Answer?

... assessing current innovation measurement practices, (2) improving those core innovation measurement practices, and (3) deploying the improved metrics.

Catawba County, N.C.'s dashboard shows here the county's crime rate in comparison with

IMAGE: Firing fields of a grid cell recorded in 2 enclosures, a rectangle (above) and a trapezoid (below). The north and east walls of the two boxes have ...

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