Media coverage

Highlights of media coverage, blogs, articles and responses to the project:

DateMediaDetails
22.09.15The Conversation (AU)Article by Virginia Barbour: Publish or perish culture encourages scientists to cut corners
10.09.15BioMed CentralBlog post: Who owns peer review?
27.05.15Research FortnightEditorial: The other impact - we must pay attention to the human consequences of the REF
28.05.15BioMed CentralBlog post: Publish or perish: is there an alternative?
21.04.15BioMed CentralBlog post: Are metrics meaningful?
01.04.15in-PharmaArticle: Peer-review cheating ring discredits another 43 papers
13.03.15F1000 ResearchOpinion article by Catherine Joynson and Ottoline Leyser: The culture of scientific research
15.01.15Times Higher EducationArticle by Professor Dorothy Bishop: The big grants, the big papers: are we missing something?
01.01.15Pesquisa FAPESP (Brazil)Article (in Portugese): A responsabilidade de cada um
23.12.14British Medical Journal Blog post by Theodora Bloom: Peer review and gatekeeping
12.12.14The LancetEditorial: Consequences of a competitive research culture
10.12.14LSE impact blogBlog by Rebecca Lawrence, Managing Director, F1000 Research LtdChanging UK science culture – a publisher perspective on the good, the bad, and the ugly.
04.12.14The ConversationArticle by Ottoline Leyser, Chair of the Steering Group: The dark side of research – when chasing prestige becomes the prize
04.12.14Response from UKRIOUK Research Integrity Office: Mechanisms for ensuring good research practice need to be sustained and strengthened
04.12.14Response from HEFCEBlog by Steven Hill, Head of Research Policy at the Higher Education Funding Council for England: Questionning research culture
04.12.14Response from COPECommittee on Publication Ethics: Nuffield Council on Bioethics report on the on The Culture of Scientific Research in the UK
04.12.14Times Higher EducationArticle: Competition tests researchers’ ethics, council finds
03.12.14NatureEditorial: Harsh reality: Two reports highlight the plight of postdocs on both sides of the pond aiming for academia.
27.06.14BioMed CentralBlog post: Research in the UK: A week of contrasts
30.04.14EuroScientist MagazineArticle by Catherine Joynson, Programme Manager: Is the culture of research encouraging good science?

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