As a researcher, you can increase your influence by ensuring that your present yourself and your research outputs effectively. This section looks at the various ways this can be acheived and the tools we have at our disposal to increase our impact.
Responsible use of metrics in research assessment
Responsible metrics refers to the appropriate and responsible use of citation-based metrics, altmetrics and other quantitative measures in the assessment and evaluation of research.
You may come across quantitative metrics when considering your identity and the impact of your work.
It is important to understand the limitations of any metrics you use and to use them for appropriate purposes.