I wrote an opinion piece with Peter Coveney on the REF: https://www.timeshighereducation.com/opinion/ref-ruining-uk-research.
Thanks to the amazing editor, Paul Jump.
Phys.org: UK’s research evaluation system pushes academics to churn out lower-quality research, new study shows »
Phys.org covers our research on the REF: https://phys.org/news/2023-03-uk-academics-churn-lower-quality.
REF cycles ‘force academics to rush out poorer quality research’ – Times Higher Education’s Rachael Pells covers our research »
Read the article here: https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/ref-cycles-force-academics-rush-out-poorer-quality-research
Steven Hill issued a critical response: https://www.