NSSI (Not Such a Silly Idea… but do it properly) #4

NSSI (Not Such a Silly Idea… but do it properly) #4

By Catherine Webb and Nicola Gujer A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, we started deconstructing the National Statement of Science Investment and considering the claims it makes. Our first blog post ended with an unanswered question – is the proportion of a...
Our December Hui

Our December Hui

By Dr Rebecca Ford Last week I attended the Te Pūnaha Matatini Investigator Hui in Christchurch. While this is not the first time the group of academic investigators have come together at such events since the launch of the new Centre of Research Excellence in...
NSSI (Not Such a Silly Idea… but do it properly) #2

NSSI (Not Such a Silly Idea… but do it properly) #2

By Catherine Webb and Nicola Gujer In this blog series we pull apart the National Statement of Science Investment and scrutinise its use of data.  In case you missed it, in our last post we checked out the graph on page 19, and what it says about New Zealand’s...