Commentary

Research funding announcements have become a political tool, creating crippling uncertainty for academics

Research institutes Research management Government grants Australia
Description

There’s a lot of uncertainty in a research career. Most funding – and most jobs – are doled out by the project, or in chunks of a few years at a time.

Recently, however, the situation has been made even worse by delays in announcements of government funding – delays that appear to be caused by government using announcements for political advantage.

Read the full article on The Conversation.

Publication Details
Publication Year:
2019