The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy

Duncan Andrew Thomas

  1. 2022
  2. Submitted

    Research governance and the dynamics of science: Studying the effects of four different evaluation arrangements on the same research field. / Tirado, Mayra M. ; Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Nedeva, Maria.

    2022. Abstract from Unsettling Research Quality, Oslo, Norway.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  3. Submitted

    The quality landscape of economics: Beyond the Top Five and the journal hierarchy. / Hylmö , Anders; Steffy, Kody; Langfeldt, Liv et al.

    2022. Abstract from Unsettling Research Quality, Oslo, Norway.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  4. Submitted

    Hunting or gathering; feasting or starving? Researcher funding acquisition practices in differing funding landscapes. / Laudel, Grit; Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ramos-Vielba, Irene.

    2022. Paper presented at Building capacity and promoting resilience in research systems, Stockholm, Sweden.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  5. Published

    Societal targeting in researcher funding: An exploratory approach. / Ramos-Vielba, Irene; Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Aagaard, Kaare.

    In: Research Evaluation, Vol. 31, No. 2, 04.2022, p. 202-213.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Submitted

    How actor arrangements affect experience in SSH knowledge transfer funding: Contrasting Sweden's FLEXIT with UK KTPs. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2022. Paper presented at Building capacity and promoting resilience in research systems, Stockholm, Sweden.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  7. Submitted

    Can instructors configure EdTech platform (in)dependence? Reconsidering pre-pandemic USA university MOOCs and online degrees. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Nedeva, Maria.

    2022. Abstract from Varieties of platformisation? How EdTech shapes higher education worldwide.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  8. Accepted/In press

    Reframing study of research(er) funding towards configurations and trails. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ramos-Vielba, Irene.

    Handbook on Public Research Funding. ed. / Benedetto Lepori; Ben Jongbloed; Diana Hicks. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2023.

    Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  9. 2021
  10. Published

    Exploring societal targeting in public research funding: Insights from Denmark and Norway. / Ramos-Vielba, Irene; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    In: Forskningspolitikk, Vol. 2021, No. 4, 12.2021.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleCommunication

  11. Unpublished

    Reframing study of research(er) funding: From single funding instruments to configurations, trails and amalgamations. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ramos-Vielba, Irene; Aagaard, Kaare.

    2021. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI 2021 Conference, Oslo, Norway.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  12. Published

    Getting to the bottom of research funding : Acknowledging the complexity of funding dynamics. / Aagaard, Kaare; Mongeon, Philippe; Ramos-Vielba, Irene et al.

    In: PLOS ONE, Vol. 16, No. 5, e0251488, 05.2021.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. Unpublished

    Exploring five EdTech platform-digital HE practice configurations at USA universities. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Nedeva, Maria.

    2021. Paper presented at Understanding Digital Transformations Of Higher Education Teaching And Learning In The Nordics And Beyond, Kristiansand, Norway.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  14. Unpublished

    Studying edtech platforms as platforms: some notes towards a theoretical framework. / Laterza, Vito; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2021. Abstract from Understanding Digital Transformations Of Higher Education Teaching And Learning In The Nordics And Beyond, Kristiansand, Norway.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  15. Unpublished

    Funders use of ‘targeting’ and ‘enforcement’ to shape research for societal impact. / Aagaard, Kaare; Ramos-Vielba, Irene; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2021. 1-17 Paper presented at (How) Does Governance Matter? , Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  16. 2020
  17. Published

    Tracing researcher 'funding configurations': Some initial approaches and challenges. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ramos-Vielba, Irene; Aagaard, Kaare.

    SocArXiv, 2020. p. 1-33.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paper

  18. Published

    Getting to the bottom of research funding: Acknowledging the complexity of funding dynamics. / Aagaard, Kaare; Mongeon, Philippe; Ramos-Vielba, Irene et al.

    SocArXiv, 2020.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paper

  19. Published

    Co-existing Notions of Research Quality: A Framework to Study Context-specific Understandings of Good Research. / Langfeldt, Liv; Nedeva, Maria; Sörlin, Sverker et al.

    In: Minerva, Vol. 58, No. 1, 03.2020, p. 115-137.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Changing research on research evaluation: A critical literature review to revisit the agenda. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Nevada, Maria; Tirado, Mayra M. et al.

    In: Research Evaluation, Vol. 29, No. 3, 2020, p. 275-288.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Mapping research fields using co-nomination : the case of hyper-authorship heavy flavour physics. / Karaulova, Maria; Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan A.

    In: Scientometrics, Vol. 124, No. 3, 2020, p. 2229-2249.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Policy Note : "invited Opinion Interview with Professor Tony Allan: "Water Scarcity, Food Production, and Virtual Water" (Part 2)". / Whittington, Dale; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    In: Water Economics and Policy, Vol. 6, No. 2, 1971004, 2020.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Policy Note : "invited Opinion Interview with Professor Tony Allan: "water Scarcity, Food Production, and Virtual Water" (Part 1)". / Whittington, Dale; Thomas, Duncan A.

    In: Water Economics and Policy, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1971003, 2020.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. 2019
  25. Published

    Analytical comparison of two physics research fields. / Karaulova, Maria; Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2019. Paper presented at 4S 2019 New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  26. 2018
  27. Published

    Broad online learning EdTech and USA universities : symbiotic relationships in a post-MOOC world. / Thomas, Duncan A.; Nedeva, Maria.

    In: Studies in Higher Education, Vol. 43, No. 10, 2018, p. 1730-1749.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Identifying sources of intellectual influence in Heavy Flavour Physics: A co-nomination approach. / Karaulova, Maria; Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2018. Paper presented at International Conference on Science and Technology Indicators (STI), Leiden, Netherlands.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Mapping research fields using co-nomination analysis: The case of Heavy Flavour Physics. / Karaulova, Maria; Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2018. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Paris, France.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Strategic use of metrics to achieve organizational change in public research organizations. / Borlaug, Siri B.; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2018. Paper presented at 40th EAIR Forum, Budapest, Hungary.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  31. 2017
  32. Published

    Assessing the impact of complex policy on the science system: The REF and the British universities. / Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2017. Paper presented at Atlanta Conference On Science And Innovation Policy, Atlanta, Georgia, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    Constituting research quality in public research organisations: A different viewpoint. / Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2017. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Vienna, Austria.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Invited opinion interview with Stephen Littlechild: Origins of UK utility regulation and applications to water (Part 1). / Whittington, Dale; Littlechild, Stephen; Thomas, Duncan Andrew (Member of author collaboration).

    16 p. 2017, Additional annotations.

    Research output: Other contributionResearch

  35. 2016
  36. Published

    The emergence of academic-policy maker linkages: An incentive and capability framework. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; James, Andrew.

    2016.

    Research output: Other contributionResearch

  37. Published

    The 'Negotiated Space' of University Researchers' Pursuit of a Research Agenda. / Luukkonen, Terttu; Thomas, Duncan A.

    In: Minerva, Vol. 54, No. 1, 03.2016, p. 99-127.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    Academic-policy maker engagement in the science & technology policy process: capacity & incentive factors. / James, Andrew; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2016. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Lund, Sweden.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  39. 2015
  40. Published

    Launching MOOCs: Motivations of academic faculty. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Whittington, Dale.

    2015. Paper presented at Coursera Partners Conference, Newport Beach, California, United States.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  41. 2014
  42. Published

    Should universities bid for ERC grantees? / Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    Research Professional. 2014.

    Research output: Other contributionResearch

  43. Published

    Measuring the opening of national R&D programs : what indicators for what purposes? / Primeri, Emilia; Reale, Emanuela; Lepori, Benedetto et al.

    In: Research Evaluation, Vol. 23, No. 4, 10.2014, p. 312-326.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    Project-based funding and novelty in university research – Findings from Finland and the UK. / Pelkonen, Antti; Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Luukkonen, Terttu.

    Finland : ETLA Reports, 2014.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paperpeer-review

  45. Published

    What an ERC grant can do for you. / Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2014.

    Research output: Other contributionResearch

  46. Published

    A model of academic engagement with policymakers: demand, capability & motivation factors. / James, Andrew; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2014. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Effects of policy on topic selection by university research groups. / Luukkonen, Terttu; Pelkonen, Antti; Thomas, Duncan Andrew et al.

    2014. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Evaluation through impact: A different viewpoint. / Reale, Emanuela; Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew et al.

    In: fteval Journal for Science and Technology Policy Evaluation, Vol. 39, No. September, 2014, p. 36.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  49. Published

    Strategic research management and intellectual renewal of university research. / Tuunainen, Juha; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2014. ed. Helsinki, Finland : Tekes Policy Brief, 2014.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paperpeer-review

  50. Published

    The characterisation of scientific advice in mission-oriented settings – the case of Scientific Advisory Councils. / Yeow, Jillian; Flanagan, Kieron; Thomas, Duncan Andrew et al.

    2014. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  51. 2013
  52. Published

    Industrial engagement of university research. / Luukkonen, Terttu; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    Helsinki, Finland : ETLA Brief, 2013.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paperpeer-review

  53. Published

    Study of research funding trends and practices of research funding organisations. Final report to the Swiss Science and Technology Council. / Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Caswill, Chris et al.

    Manchester, UK : Manchester Institute of Innovation Research, 2013.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportCommissioned

  54. Published

    National patterns of transnational research: the case of joint research programs. / Reale, Emanuela; Lepori, Benedetto; Primeri, Emilia et al.

    2013. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Madrid, Spain.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  55. Published

    Investments in JOint and Open REsearch Programmes and analysis of their economic impact (JOREP). / Reale, Emanuela; Lepori, Benedetto; Nedeva, Maria et al.

    European Commission DG Research and Innovation, 2013.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearchpeer-review

  56. 2012
  57. Published

    Characterizing researchers to study research funding agency impacts : The case of the European Research Council's Starting Grants. / Thomas, Duncan; Nedeva, Maria.

    In: Research Evaluation, Vol. 21, No. 4, 10.2012, p. 257-269.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  58. Published

    Coordination of funding in transnational publicly funded research: the case of Joint Programs in European countries. / Reale, Emanuela; Laredo, Philippe; Lepori, Benedetto et al.

    2012. Paper presented at Eu-SPRI Conference, Karlsruhe, Germany.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  59. Published

    Don't just talk about water success, achieve it. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    In: Utility Week, 03.02.2012, p. 11-11.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperContribution to newspaper - Feature articleCommunication

  60. Published

    EURECIA Work Package 3 (WP3): Survey of Starting Independent Researchers – Final Report. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Nedeva, Maria.

    Brussels, Belgium : European Research Council, 2012.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearch

  61. 2011
  62. Published

    Developing indicators and typologies of frontier-potential researchers to explore impacts of the ERC’s Starting Independent Researcher Grant. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2011. Paper presented at European Network of Indicator Designers Science and Technology Indicators Conference (ENID-STI), Rome, Italy.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  63. 2009
  64. Published

    Innovation, sustainability and carbon in the UK water industry. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2009. Paper presented at IChemE Water Subject Group, Warrington, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperCommissioned

  65. 2008
  66. Published

    A written submission to the call for evidence of the Cave Review of competition and innovation in water markets. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ford, Roger R.

    2008.

    Research output: Memorandum/expositionQuestion & Answer/hearing

  67. Published

    Can integration be a policy objective for public science and research? / Nedeva, Maria; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2008. Paper presented at Europe-Latin America Conference on Science and Innovation Policy organised by EU-PRIME Network of Excellence, Mexico City, Mexico.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  68. Published

    Opening the black box of stakeholder consultation: the development of a planning management tool for the Environment Agency. / Rigby, John; Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Cunningham, Paul et al.

    Manchester, UK, 2008.

    Research output: Working paper/Preprint Working paperpeer-review

  69. Published
  70. Published

    Will the Cave Review address the UK water sector’s innovation deficit? / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    In: Water & Wastewater Treatment, Vol. 51, No. 9, 2008, p. 14.

    Research output: Contribution to journal/Conference contribution in journal/Contribution to newspaperJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  71. 2007
  72. Published

    NHS R&D Funding Evaluation. Final Report to Department of Health (DH) : under the direction of Prof Luke Georghiou. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Bleda, Mercedes.

    2007. 85 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearch

  73. Published

    Barriers to innovation in the water sector – results of the study : In Kirby, R. (ed.), Barriers to Innovation in the Water Sector – Output from the Project Dissemination Conference. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2007. 14-19 Paper presented at Barriers to Innovation in the Water Sector – Output from the Project Dissemination Conference, London, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

  74. 2006
  75. Published

    Founding a creative, not-for-profit social enterprise: Green Island Films (GIF). / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    University of Salford Business Creation Unit, 2006. 76 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportDoctoral thesisResearch

  76. Published

    Barriers to Innovation in the UK Water Industry. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ford, Roger R.

    London, UK : UK Water Industry Research (UKWIR), 2006.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearchpeer-review

  77. 2005
  78. Published

    ERAWATCH Prototyping Phase: Analysis on Water Research Policies in Europe. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Strosser, Pierre; Cunningham, Paul et al.

    Seville, Spain : EC JRC-IPTS, 2005. 627 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearchpeer-review

  79. Published

    The Crisis of Innovation in Water and Wastewater. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew; Ford, Roger R.

    Cheltenham, UK and Northampton MA, USA : Edward Elgar Publishers, 2005.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  80. 2004
  81. Published

    Water: an interdisciplinary challenge for teaching and learning. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2004. 11-3 Paper presented at Linking Teaching and Research, University of Manchester and UMIST Teaching Research and Development Network, Proceedings of the 7th Symposium , Manchester, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  82. 2003
  83. Published

    A Guide to the Organisation of Science, Engineering and Technology in the United Kingdom. / Cunningham, Paul; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    British Council / Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), 2003.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportBookResearchpeer-review

  84. 2002
  85. Published

    Telecommunications Research in Northwest Universities: A survey for the Northwest Development Agency. / Cunningham, Paul; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    Manchester, UK : Policy Research in Engineering Science and Technology (PREST), University of Manchester, UK, 2002. 105 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearch

  86. Published

    Incrementalism versus breakthrough: which is more appropriate for a regulated water utility? / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    Policy Research in Engineering Science and Technology (PREST), University of Manchester, UK, 2002. 459 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportPh.D. thesisResearch

  87. Published

    Women, wealth creation, and prosperity in the UK. / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    2002. Paper presented at Gender Studies Forum, Leicester, United Kingdom.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

  88. 2001
  89. Published

    MSEC Response to the UK Howard Davies Review of Enterprise and Education. / Chell, Elizabeth; Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    Manchester, UK : Manchester Science Enterprise Centre, UMIST, 2001.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportReportResearch

  90. 1998
  91. Published

    Pedalling towards a better future? An examination of bicycle culture and car culture in light of the DETR's National Cycling Strategy (NCS). / Thomas, Duncan Andrew.

    Manchester, UK : Policy Research in Engineering Science and Technology (PREST), University of Manchester, UK, 1998. 157 p.

    Research output: Book/anthology/dissertation/reportDoctoral thesisResearch