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  1. Is the ERA antithetical to intellectual freedom?

    Posted 9 April 2014 by Jen T. Kwok (Research)

    This article by Jen Tsen Kwok appeared in the March 2014 issue of Advocate


    A year after the release of the Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) 2012 National Report, the Australian Research ...

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  2. Media Release: ERA’s undesirable consequences need to be investigated

    Posted 30 January 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Reports today that a host of research centres have been transplanted from one institution to another - in anticipation of the Excellence in Research Australia’s (ERA) census date - reinforces ...

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  3. Time to Review Research Assessment and its Impacts upon Academic Staff

    Posted 10 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Damning results from a survey conducted by the University and College Union (UCU) have been released, highlighting the ways in which UK universities are performance managing staff through their ...

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  4. NTEU report calls for reforms to ERA research assessment

    Posted 24 April 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    A report released yesterday on the ERA system used to assess the quality of university research output, provides evidence that a number of universities are strategically reclassifying research ...

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  5. NTEU Report available today highlights gaming in ERA process

    Posted 23 April 2013 by Jen T. Kwok (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU has published a report today called Impact of ERA Research Assessment on University Behaviour and their Staff that highlights major problems in the university management of research over the ...

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  6. NTEU renews call for a review of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) scheme

    Posted 13 December 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU has renewed its call for a review of the ERA’s cost-effectiveness and its broader ramifications upon the Australian research community.

    NTEU National President Jeannie Rea said, ...

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  7. 2012 ERA Results

    Posted 6 December 2012 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    ERA Results

    The Australian Governemnt today released the results of the 2012 ERA exercise.  The results show that both the volume and quality of reserach being undertaken at Australian ...

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    ERA 2012

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  8. Dennis Altman on public intellectuals at The Conversation

    Posted 15 March 2012 by Jen T. Kwok (NTEU National Office)

    An article by Professor Dennis Altman on the barriers to public engagement faced by academics has been published at The Conversation, drawing upon his speech at the NTEU Future of the Sector ...

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  9. Publicly Funded Research

    Posted 8 November 2011 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Dividends from Australian Publicly Funded Research.

    At the beginning of 2011 Senator Kim Carr, the Minister for Industry, Innovation, Science and Research asked his Department to undertake a review ...

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  10. DIISR Research Training Quality Consultation Paper release - submission due 28 Nov 2011

    Posted 25 October 2011 by Jen T. Kwok (NTEU National Office)

    The first of two research training quality consultation papers, Defining Quality for Research Training in Australia, has just been published on the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science ...

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