Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure evaluations

RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
RT @BrianNosek: 40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83…
40% of research-intensive universities examined explicitly mention journal impact factor in promotion & tenure policies, 83% approvingly. Ex "Markers of quality of publications may include impact factors of journals, number of citations" Bad incentives. https://t.co/IWI5O7h2Y1
JIF, to this day, still a prevalent item to appear in review, promotion, and #tenure documents at institutions who should most definitely know better, do better. https://t.co/sXCjiWVCLr
14 days ago
Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure evaluations. https://t.co/EHExwGX9Me via @PeerJPreprints
16 days ago
RT @Protohedgehog: @osusiaprof @F1000Research Oh yeah, I totally understand that, no worries! Did you see this one too recently? Important…
@osusiaprof @F1000Research Oh yeah, I totally understand that, no worries! Did you see this one too recently? Important work. https://t.co/2vPyePAryg
RT @emckiernan13: Our new paper from the #RPT project is live! "Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure…
Interesting study about usage of #JIF in promotion and tenure decisions: https://t.co/e8oJRE51sX #bibliometrics #scientometrics https://t.co/Nk3okJAeEf
Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure evaluations. Preprint on how #JIF is encouraged in #RPT evaluations. Work to be done to improve evaluation and avoid misuse of metrics like the JIF. #metrics #evaluation https://t.co/rUqAcaTTlr
RT @emckiernan13: Our new paper from the #RPT project is live! "Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure…
RT @juancommander: We are in @NatureNews! "Impact factors are still widely used in academic evaluations". Quick facts: 40% of R-type unis…
25 days ago
Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure evaluations. McKiernan EC, Schimanski LA, Muñoz Nieves C, Matthias L, Niles MT, Alperin JP. PeerJ Preprints. https://t.co/7eMMWSAyEO
RT @emckiernan13: Our new paper from the #RPT project is live! "Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure…
RT @emckiernan13: Our new paper from the #RPT project is live! "Use of the Journal Impact Factor in academic review, promotion, and tenure…
RT @Protohedgehog: Critical: "87% of the institutions that mentioned the Journal Impact Factor supported the metric’s use in at least one o…
RT @DORAssessment: ICYMI - there is a new #scholcomm paper on the #ImpactFactor and review, promotion, and tenure. 87% of institutions that…