Social Geography International collaboration , mobility and team diversity in the life sciences : impact on research performance

@inproceedings{Barjak2007SocialGI,
  title={Social Geography International collaboration , mobility and team diversity in the life sciences : impact on research performance},
  author={Franz Barjak and Susan Robinson},
  year={2007}
}
The combination of knowledge and skills from different backgrounds or research cultures is often considered good for science. This paper describes the extent to which academic research teams in the life sciences draw on knowledge from different research cultures and how this is related to their research performance. We distinguish between international collaboration of research teams from different countries and cultural diversity of research teams resulting from team members with different… CONTINUE READING