University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway

Institution Profile: University of Tromsø – The Arctic University of Norway
LocationNorway
Type of InstitutionComprehensive University or equivalent
Academic DisciplinesDiscipline non-specified
Summary of Intervention(s)

• The University reviewed regulations, documents, and advertising texts to ensure hiring and promotion processes align with DORA.
• Evaluators on assessment committees are encouraged to speak up if they see practices that contravene DORA.
• The University has reviewed a points-based journal publication system used to judge eligibility for research sabbaticals.
• UiT have lobbied for national committees which decide on promotion to full professor (permanent jobs), to change national coordination documents for various subject areas.

Source Material
2018 Policies
LinkResponsible Metrics
Type of DecisionHiring, Promotion, Tenure
Scope of PolicyInstitution-wide
Academic DisciplinesDiscipline non-specified
2021 Policies
LinkResponsible Metrics
Type of DecisionHiring, Promotion, Tenure
Scope of PolicyInstitution-wide
Academic DisciplinesDiscipline non-specified

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