Research impact and publishing: Researcher Profiles
Why set up a researcher profile?
- increasing the visibility and accessibility of your research output
- ensuring work is correctly attributed to you
- generating citation metrics which indicate the reach of your work
performance, and can assist in identifying potential collaborators and
opportunities for research funding.
The four main profiling tools are:
are used most widely throughout the higher education sector in
Australia as a result of their structured and verifiable analysis. Other
products such as Mendeley and Microsoft Academic Search are available.
Further reading: Heller L (2015) What will the Scholarly profile page of the future look like? Provision of metadata is enabling experimentation.
Managing you research profile
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Useful links at Monash
Using social media to build your profile
provide a platform to create a profile, share papers, monitor citation
metrics and identify other people in particular research fields. These
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