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Jesper Wiborg Schneider


Jesper Wiborg Schneider



My main interests are in bibliometrics, scientometrics and research evaluation, as well as quantitative research methods and statistics. Related areas such as scholarly communication, sociology of science, philosophy of science and information science in general also have my interest.  My specific research interests are focused on: 

  • scientific communication network
  • delineation of research domains
  • measuring interdisciplinarity
  • publication behaviour and practices
  • scientometric indicators
  • performance-based funding systems
  • relations between funding and performance
  • relations between science policy and citation impact
  • potential causes of national impact
  • quantifying uncertainty in scientometric indicators
  • problems related to statistical significance tests and statistical models
  • reforms of statistical practice
  • Bayesian statistics
  • meta-science
  • research integrity and questionable research practices


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