RAE is like an insidious cancer 3

October 8, 2004

I went to my first RAE meeting of the cycle this week. I see that only one panel chair comes from a new university, and the criteria for assessment will not be published until late 2005, leaving a lead time for publication of just over two years - and, once again, no notion of future income against investment.

As always in the English university system, tout ça change, mais c'est la même charade .

Sam Whimster
Editor, Max Weber Studies

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