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Surviving work as an academic in the age of measuring impact

Tinkler, Jane (2016) Surviving work as an academic in the age of measuring impact. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (17 Nov 2016). Website.

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Views that academics can avoid the problems of work and aren’t experienced in the ‘real world’ are wrong, writes Jane Tinkler. Precarious employment, balancing teaching, research and publishing demands and demonstrating impact are very real pressures. Indeed, it is through lasting, trusting partnerships with business that researchers can truly have influence beyond academia.

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Public Policy Group
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Sets: Departments > Government
Collections > Impact of Social Sciences Blog at LSE
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Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2017 15:01
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2021 23:21

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