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Major consultancies for external organisations

Cancer Council NSW — bibliometric assessment of publications linked to CCNSW funding (2014).

Juvenile Diabetes research Foundation — bibliometric assessment of publications focussing on type 1 diabetes (2009 and 2013).

Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre — bibliometric assessment of output of VicCCC members, and development of ranking methodology to compare VicCCC against similar world-leading comprehensive cancer centres (2011 and 2013).

The Institute for Research Information and Quality Assurance (iFQ) in Germany — bibliometric pilot study for the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation (2012-13); and mentoring staff on the strengths, weaknesses, and intricacies of bibliometric evaluation.

The National Breast Cancer Foundation — bibliometric assessment of publications linked to funding from the NBCF (2012).

OECD — Review of literature on the impact of Performance-based Funding for Public Research in Tertiary Education Institutions (2010).

Australian Research Council — part of a consortium led by RAND Europe, and including CWTS at Leiden University, that advised on benchmark methodology for citation measures to be used in ERA (2010).

National Centre for Vocational Education Research — expert advice on a study to assess the broad impact of NCVER research (2008-09).

Higher Education Funding Council of England — reports on broad impact, field delineation, and implications of methodological choices for the Research Excellence Framework (2008-09), with RAND Europe (2008-09).

Australian Research Council — provision of analytical testing of research indicator data (2008-09).

Australian Research Council — an evaluation of journal publications resulting from research supported by ARC funding schemes (2008), with B. Biglia.

National Health and Medical Research Council — Fourth triennial evaluation of journal publications resulting from research supported by NHMRC funding schemes (2008),with K. Henadeera

Department of Employment, Science and Training - RQF implementation advice (2007-08).

Productivity Commission — Comparative state-based analysis of Australian journal output (2006).

South Australian Chief Scientist — Analysis of South Australian publication output (2006), with K. Henadeera.

Department of Employment, Science and Training — Facilitator for the DEST Research Quality Framework Guidelines Scoping Workshop (2006).

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation — Analysis of ISI publication output (2006).

Health Research Council of New Zealand — Analysis of publication output from funding schemes administered by the HRCNZ (2006).

Australian Institute of Marine Science — Analysis of ISI publication output (2005).

National Health and Medical Research Council— Third triennial evaluation of journal publications resulting from research supported by NHMRC funding schemes (2005).

CSIRO — Third triennial analysis of CSIRO publication output from its basic research activities (2005).

Australian Research Council and NHMRC — an evaluation of journal publications resulting from research supported by ARC and NHMRC funding schemes (2002-03).

CSIRO — Second triennial analysis of CSIRO publication output from its basic research activities (2002).

National Health and Medical Research Council — an evaluation of medical research output supported by the NHMRC, with particular reference to the Large Grants Scheme (2000).

Biotechnology Australia (Department of Industry, Science and Resources) — a bibliometric analysis of Australia‚Äôs biotechnology research (1999).

Australian Research Council — an evaluation of publications resulting from ARC large grants and fellowships in the Biological Sciences (1999).

University of Sydney — a bibliometric analysis of the SCI publications of the university (1999), with P. Bourke.

National Health and Medical Research Council — a bibliometric analysis of medical research in Australia supported by different funding agencies (1998), with P. Bourke.

Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs — preparation of material for a discussion paper on directions for the higher education research system (1998), with P. Bourke.

CSIRO — A profile of the organisation's performance in basic research (1997), with P. Bourke

KPMG — expert advice to the consulting firm conducting the audit of Research Quantum publications data, 1994 and 1995 (the audits being conducted 1996 and 1997), with P. Bourke.

University of Queensland — a bibliometric analysis of the SCI publications of the university (1996), with P. Bourke.

National Health and Medical Research Council - a bibliometric analysis of the research publications of NHMRC block-funded institutes (1996), with P. Bourke.

Australian Research Council — a bibliometric analysis to be used in the review of the discipline of Management in Australia (1996), with P. Bourke.

Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research — a bibliometric analysis to be used in the next five-year review of WEHI by the National Health and Medical Research Council (1996), with P. Bourke.

Australian Research Council — a bibliometric analysis to be used in the review of the discipline of Psychology in Australia (1996), with P. Bourke.

Australian Science and Technology Council — a report on the current status of foresight studies internationally and Australia's presence, as measured by ISI Indices, in critical technologies (1995), with P. Bourke.

Australian Research Council — provision of a bibliometric analysis to be used in the review of the discipline of Astronomy in Australia (1995), with P. Bourke.

University of Sydney— the provision of a bibliometric analysis for the review of the Faculty of Medicine (1995), with P. Bourke.

Australian Research Council 151 a commissioned report on international links in higher education research (1993), with P. Bourke.


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