Machine learning, metrics and merit: the future of research assessment

« The use of quantitative indicators and metrics in research assessment continues to generate a mix of enthusiasm, hostility and critique. To these we can now add growing interest in uses of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to automate assessment processes, and reduce the bureaucracy of conventional methods of peer and panel-based review.
Novel methods also bring potential pitfalls, uncertainties and dilemmas, and may operate in some tension with moves towards responsible research assessment, as reflected in the Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) and the new Coalition for Advancing Research Assessment (CoARA). (…) »

source >, Research on Research Institute, 14 décembre 2022