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: University of Salford

LocationUnited Kingdom
Type of InstitutionComprehensive University or equivalent
Academic DisciplinesDiscipline non-specified

• The University of Salford announced in 2019 it had signed DORA and set up a Responsible Research Assessment task group.
• The work of the task group led to the University committing to eight responsible assessment principles, including three principles taken from DORA and five produced by the Responsible Research Assessment task group in consultation with University staff and the Metric Tide Report.
• The University stated it was also putting together an action plan to ensure further implementation of these principles into practice.

Related Resources

Principles of Responsible Research Assessment 9

A 2022 guide from University of Salford stating that the institution signed DORA in 2016, and providing a wide range of links to documents that can be used to guide research assessment.
University of Salford
United Kingdom (Comprehensive University or equivalent)
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