The research assessment exercise in English universities, 2001

  title={The research assessment exercise in English universities, 2001},
  author={Keith J. Morgan},
  journal={Higher Education},
At intervals of 3–4 years, researchquality in English universities has beenexternally reviewed 5 times over the past 16years. Assessment is based on peer-review ofmaterial submitted by universities to 70separate subject panels. The principalcomponent is information on research output,usually publications, from all academic staffidentified as ``research active''. Researchquality is rated on a numerical (1–5*),criteria-based scale. Ratings in all subjectareas and across all universities… Expand
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