Gain familiarity with tools for measuring research outputs, such as citation metrics, benchmarking and altmetrics. In this two hour seminar we will demonstrate locating and using information to highlight aspects of your track record for a grant or promotion application.
The following tools and topics will be covered:
- Why your metrics always look better in Google Scholar.
- Scopus/SciVal and Web of Science/Incites: what nuggets of information can you find about your research?
- benchmarking: how does your research compare nationally/globally?
This session is 90 minutes, plus 30 mins for Q&A.
This workshop is aimed at academics, from all disciplines, intending on applying for promotion or grants in 2022/2023. We will assume you have some basic knowledge of citation metrics.