Incentives & Rewards
Providing practical alternatives to publishing metrics as the primary means of adjudicating scientists’ careers; supporting the hiring, promotion, retention, and funding of scientists committed to open and collaborative research.
- Determine how open and collaborative behaviors in conducting research can be measured.
- Define the behaviors to be incentivized and establish infrastructure capable of tracking these activities.
- Involve funders and institutions that are willing to test recommendations and templates.
- Set up experimental design and evidence collection mechanisms.