Being able to measure and describe the impact and quality of your academic research is an important process in grant funding, career development applications and other benchmarking comparisons.
Different subject areas will focus on different methods of analysing research engagement. Traditionally, Science and Medical areas rely more heavily on quantitative measures than the Arts and Humanities. The focus on different measures may also change depending on the purpose of the analysis.
This Guide will assist you with gathering metrics in citation analysis, journal rankings and alternative metrics such as social media engagement to help you measure your research impact.