Pay and third-level researchers

Posted in Governance and administration on November 11th, 2017 by steve

Ireland“Sir, – You report that the Government recently agreed that pay restrictions should be lifted to allow colleges hire world-leading scientists and engineers on salaries of up to €250,000 (News, November 10th) …” (more)

[Letters, Irish Times, 11 November]

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Misconduct in science

Posted in Legal issues, Research on June 9th, 2016 by steve

Ireland“Prof William Reville’s column on fraudulent science, which notes that an increasing number of researchers have been found to falsify data to increase the likelihood of publication, is very telling regarding how the current academic scientific system works (‘Fraud is now the biggest enemy of science’, June 2nd) …” (more)

[Letters, Irish Times, 9 June]

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