Credit conundrum

February 26, 1999

If I write a journal paper with a colleague in my department, we will get half the research assessment exercise credit each. If I write a paper with a colleague from another department or university, both of us can submit the same paper and both get the full credit. Won't this discourage intra-departmental collaboration?

Jason Reese Lecturer in engineering University of Aberdeen

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