4. Panel on 'researchers facing the media', Colquhoun, Donald, Mellor, Turney (Circling the Square I)
From Andrew Gibson on March 25th, 2015
The session covered revolutions in academic publishing (such as post-publication peer-review), analysis of the BBC’s coverage of new scientific findings, communications training for young researchers, ‘publish or perish’ and ‘impact’ culture, and the changing media ecosystem. It was followed by a Q&A about, among other things, public trust in scientists, the potential benefits of the impact agenda and the importance of YouTube.
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