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Mobility of scientists

Dr Rodrigo Costas, an extraordinary associate professor and CREST and a researcher at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University is one of the co-authors of a ...

‘Predatory’ scholarly publishing in South Africa

The extent of so-called predatory publishing in academic circles in South Africa is under the spotlight in a research article published in the July/August 2017 edition of the South African Journal ...


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CWTS-CREST course held

Robert Tijssen and Jos Winnink ran a successful CWTS-CREST course on ‘Introduction to Patent Analytics and Statistics’.

Staff update at CREST

CREST appoints new Short course and events co-ordinator, and Postgraduate administrative co-ordinator.

Data Visualisation Workshops

Dr Stephanie Evergreen (Evergreen Data) facilitated two Data Visualisation workshops. Twenty-nine people attended th ...

Welcome to 2015 @ CREST

More than 20 MPhil and PhD students from across Africa participated in a four-day induction programme at CREST (Cent ...

2015 marks 20 years at CREST

1 January 2015 marked the 20th birthday of the Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST) at ...