DORA is committed to supporting the development of new policies and practices for responsible research assessment. This tool compiles searchable criteria, hiring standards, review, promotion, and tenure from academic institutions.

Institution Profile: ETH Zurich

Type of InstitutionSpecialized University or equivalent
Academic DisciplinesPhysical sciences

• After signing DORA, ETH Zurich created a webpage to outline how it has adopted DORA’s principles.
• The webpage outlines ETH Zurich’s DORA implementation in recruitment, promotion and tenure processes. DORA is referenced in faculty advertisements, and hiring and promotion committees are required to judge the candidates and their research by qualitative criteria.

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Research Assessment 48

An undated set of guidelines from ETH Zurich on how to assess research. It describes signing DORA and how it implemented its principles, notably by requiring qualitative criteria.
ETH Zurich
Switzerland (Specialized University or equivalent)
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