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: Wellcome Sanger Institute

LocationUnited Kingdom
Type of InstitutionNon-university research institute
Academic DisciplinesLife sciences

• On its institutional website, the Wellcome Sanger Isntitute states that it is a signatory of DORA.
• As part of signing up to DORA, the Institute makes a commitment that “Our criteria for hiring and promotions are explicitly based on scientific merit of publications, not the journals in which they were published.”

Related Resources

DORA – San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment 6

Am undated statement that the Wellcome Sanger Institute has signed DORA and some of their policies ragrding research assessment.
Wellcome Sanger Institute
United Kingdom (Non-university research institute)
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