Dutch universities and research funders move away from the impact factor

« One year ago, the Dutch universities, university medical centers and research institutes, together with funding agencies NWO and ZonMW put forward the ambition to revisit their collective system of recognition and rewards. Last week the position paper “Room for everyone’s talent” – a collaborative document – was published, marking the result of a year’s worth of meetings and dozens of site visits with academics. (…) »