23 pages tagged "research integrity"

On academic life: collaborations and active engagement
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 9 Nov 2019 14:40
Discusses 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

Return to Meaning: A Social Science with Something to Say
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 9 Nov 2019 14:35
Gives my reflections on my Summer reading "Return to Meaning" and pleads for individual initiative in creating Positive Academia

Google Scholar as a new data source for citation analysis
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 29 Oct 2019 15:43
Documents the advantages and disadvantages of using Google Scholar as a source for citation analysis

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 25 Oct 2019 12:57
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Creating a supportive and collaborative research culture at Middlesex University Business School
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 11 Oct 2019 12:27
How supportive and collaborative research cultures can improve international research rankings

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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