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Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Measuring research impact
The debate has restarted for research valuation to move beyond metrics-based methods (such as counting peer-reviewed publications and citations), to a broader process that looks at the research’s impact on the world outside academia. Perhaps this time next year we will know if there are going to be changes made to the current Australian research valuation system. For more information, have a look at the write-up in The Conversation.