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Research impact for Education: a self-help guide

Indicators of researcher esteem


There are other indicators of research quality or academic esteem.   The library recommends that researchers keep a portfolio or notebook listing  activity, date, and relevance to your research.  These alternative indicators could include:

  • Awards and Prizes
  • Conference presentations, keynotes, and publications
  • Editorships of journals, books, and other publications.
  • Holdings of edited, authored or contributed to books in libraries.  Possible source: WorldCat
  • International engagement and collaboration
  • Influence on industry/government/public policy/community/cultural organisations
  • Membership of Learned Academy
  • Membership of Statutory Committee
  • Partnerships with other institutions, research groups, or industry.
  • Patents
  • Previous successful grant applications and completed research projects.
  • Registered Designs
  • Research Commercialisation Income
  • Research Fellowships