Fewer numbers, better science: ‘qualification’ in science evaluation

Last modified: May 22, 2017

In this commentary in Nature, Rinze Benedictus and Frank Miedema of the University Medical Center Utrecht and Mark Ferguson, former dean of the University of Manchester, tell about the measures their institutions took to encourage a quality over quantity, opposed to the current impact of bibliometrics in science evaluation.


 

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Read also the article in the Dutch newspaper NRC about UMC Utrecht’s ‘Qualification portfolio’ and in our fourth newsletter.

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