Developing research impact guidelines
Date: 28 September 2017
Time: 12h30 – 14h30
Venues: Pretoria, Durban, Cape Town
Dr Yu Ke, Dr Ian Edelstein, Bitso Bitso, Balungile Shandu, Musa Masiza, Isabel Magaya, Tshepo Mokwele, Research Use and Impact Assessment programme, HSRC
This seminar reports on the literature review conducted for the project titled ‘Developing Research Impact Guidelines for the HSRC’. The work outlines the importance of defining both the scope and purpose prior to conducting a research impact assessment. The main discussion will center around the multitude of challenges in assessing research impact, as well as the various research impact assessment frameworks and data collection methods. It concludes by proposing the possible ways forward.
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