Tag: EU

  • Research impact outside of academia

    Is being interviewed by a local (even national) newspaper (or invited from a prestigious university to do a seminar) good for impact? No, at least not unless it leads to something else, as Prof. Gauntlett clearly explained in an article published in 2014 but still useful for those involved in projects where demonstrating the impact […]

  • Looking for gender in the EU 9th FP

    In the EU 6th Framework Programme several Gender mainstreaming measures were included. The guides for proposers of the largest-scale projects required them to draw up a Gender Action Plan (GAP) stating how they intended to take gender issues into account in their research. But this requirement disappeared in the 7th FP. The 8th Framework Programme, […]