Category Archives: HMHB

Season’s greetings to both my readers….

The build-up to Christmas tends to be a funny time at universities.  Well, I say ‘build up’, but it’s more of a ‘fade out’ as people slope off a few at a time on annual leave.  We do very well … Continue reading

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“It’s a bad review, we got a bad review …oh lord”

A healthy portion of food for thought has been served up by the publication of a RAND Europe report into alternatives to peer review for research project funding.  Peer review is something that I – as an alleged research funding … Continue reading

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