23 pages tagged "research integrity"

The Ethical Professor
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:27
Provides a short introduction to a book on ethical dilemmas in academic careers

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:45
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

Research fraud: salutary reading for the Summer holidays
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:45
Introduces Diederik Stapel's novel Derailment, a salutary tale of a researcher's downfall

Creating a supportive and collaborative research culture at Middlesex University Business School
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Aug 2019 08:57
How supportive and collaborative research cultures can improve international research rankings

Nancy Adler: Daring to Care
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 06:55
Nancy Adler's inspirational papers on doing research that matters

On academic life: collaborations and active engagement
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Aug 2019 15:18
Discusses two of Martyna Sliwa's articles on the different rationalities underlying research collaborations and the need to get involved in managing and shaping the university organizations we work for

How to prevent burn-out? About staying sane in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 10:49
Provides twelve suggestions on how to prevent burn-out and keep your sanity

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Sep 2019 10:22
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Transcending the (non)sense of academic rankings
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Aug 2019 07:20
When Knowledge Wins article features in AMLE virtual collection on Principles for Responsible Management Education

Publish or Perish increases transparency in academic appointments
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:45
Illustrates how PoP has been used to expose nepotism and incompetence

Google Scholar as a new data source for citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:26
Documents the advantages and disadvantages of using Google Scholar as a source for citation analysis

Trailblazers of diversity: editors and editorial board diversity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 15 Sep 2019 08:14
Documents my research with Isabel Metz on gender and international diversity in editorial boards

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:04
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Gender bias and meritocracy: How to make career advancement in Economics more inclusive
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Part of a Dossier on Women in Economics published in Economisch Statistische Berichten

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 8 Sep 2019 10:17
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Return to Meaning: A Social Science with Something to Say
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 26 Jul 2019 09:55
Gives my reflections on my Summer reading "Return to Meaning" and pleads for individual initiative in creating Positive Academia

The mystery of the phantom reference: a detective story
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 11:56
Short summary of white paper that shows how sloppy writing and sloppy quality control lead to a non-existing article being cited nearly 400 times

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:28
ISI appears to regularly misclassify journal articles containing original research into the "review" or "proceedings paper" category, rather than assigning them to the appropriate "article" category.

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 Jul 2019 11:25
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators