Why not to use the journal impact factor as a criterion for the selection of junior researchers: A comment on Bornmann and Williams (2017)

Gjalt-Jorn Ygram Peters*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)888-891
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Informetrics
Volume11
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2017

Keywords

  • DICHOTOMIZATION
  • VARIABLES

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Why not to use the journal impact factor as a criterion for the selection of junior researchers : A comment on Bornmann and Williams (2017). / Peters, Gjalt-Jorn Ygram.

In: Journal of Informetrics, Vol. 11, No. 3, 08.2017, p. 888-891.

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