Rankings of highly cited researchers receive much public attention, but a new study shows that these lists have several problematic aspects.
The R-QUEST team have published several new research articles and book chapters.
A new R-QUEST policy brief, on concerns and challenges in the new reform of research evaluation in China, is launched. Click here to download.
A new R-QUEST policy brief, on the increasing concentration of research funding, is launched. Click here to download.
NIFU hereby announces a vacant Postdoc position at our Centre for Research Quality and Policy Impact Studies (R-QUEST).
Citations are increasingly used as performance indicators in research policy and within the research system. In a new article it is argued that citations reflect aspects related to scientific impact but not to other key dimensions of research quality.
A new R-QUEST policy brief, on evaluating and improving research-society relations, is launched. Click here to download.
Figure 1 Heavy Favour Physics Co-Nomination Map (software used: Gephi 0.9.2) This week, the ‘fields of physics experiment’ of R-Quest moves into its next... Read More
The Danish Ministry of Education and Research are considering changing the model for allocation the universities’ basic funding for research, and has appointed an... Read More
A new R-QUEST policy brief, on the effects of performance based funding, is launched. Click here to download.