More RAE kickabout

August 14, 1998

I am a little bemused by the correspondence about the "RAE transfer market".

Naively (or cynically), I assumed the RAE was intended to create a transfer market. It started life as a "research selectivity exercise". What better way to achieve that than by transferring the more productive researchers?

D. A. Trotter Dean of arts, Department of European languages University of Wales Aberystwyth

Please login or register to read this article

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments