European Research Council (ERC)

The fundamental activity of the ERC is to provide attractive, long-term funding to support Principal…

The University of Portsmouth

The governance policies of The University of Portsmouth provide information about its standards and regulations…


As part of its open access 2020 policy, Wellcome-funded organizations are asked to publicly commit to the principle that when assessing research outputs – for example in hiring, promotion and tenure committees – they will consider the intrinsic merit of the work, not the title of the journal, its impact factor or the publisher.

U.S. National Science Foundation

The U.S. National Science Foundation has modified its instructions to grant applicants to recognize that the outputs of scientific research include more than just publications, an idea endorsed by DORA.

U.S. National Institutes of Health

The U.S. National Institutes of Health has revised the format of the CV or “biosketch” in grant applications.