Science, technology and innovation policy
Analysis of international and national debates in Higher Education, and Science, Technology and Innovation.
Human resources for science and innovation
Studies of the academic pipeline; mobility and tracer studies; statistics on human resources for the SA science system
Science and innovation for inclusive development
Sector and regional innovation systems; innovation platforms, and innovation for inclusive development.
Scholarly publishing and social studies of science
Trends in publication practices of SA scientists; gender and science; transformation of knowledge production in SA.
Research evaluation and the social impact of research
Monitoring of the state of the SA science system, studies on research translation, and the social impact of research.