With my Reviewer B badges, I wanted to start a little positive reviewing club, where people sign up to certain standards. I tried to think up the 10 commandments for reviewing. 1. Thou shalt decline to review those articles where you know what your recommendation will be based on the author names only. 2.
Q. What would a six-year old make of how Academics are prone to examine each other’s research metrics? A. One big game of Top trumps. I’ve been playing Top Trumps a lot with my son lately, and it got me thinking about the assessment of research, particularly the REF. Here I sketch