IN­­CHER col­lo­qui­um: Re­searcher in­de­pend­ence - con­cep­tu­al­iz­a­tion, meas­ure­ment, and im­plic­a­tions for re­search fund­ing.

Dr. Torger Möller, Deutsches Zentrum für Hochschul- und Wissenschaftsforschung [DZHW], Berlin


Researcher independence is an ambivalent concept. On the one hand, young researchers should become more and more independent of their former supervisors. On the other hand, research is increasingly characterized by collaborations. How to bring this ambivalence of researcher independence into a coherent concept and how to measure it? Does the degree of independence have an impact on funding decisions and scientific careers?


INCHER-Colloquium in Summer Semester 2022 – Research Colloquium 16.30 – 18.00  (hybrid-event)

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Please note the Corona regulations of the University of Kassel for attendance.


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