Preprints in Academic Assessment | DORA
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"In this webinar, a group of experts presented on the benefits and the potential for incorporating preprints into academic hiring and promotion criteria. Speakers included Needhi Bhalla, University of California, Santa Cruz, United States; Denis Bourguet and Thomas Guillemaud, Peer Community In, France; and Sarvenaz Sarabipour, Johns Hopkins University, United States. The webinar was moderated by Haley Hazlett, DORA Program Manager, and Jessica Polka, ASAPbio Executive Director. The speakers discussed the value of considering preprints in academic assessment for minoritized groups and early career researchers. They also presented on burgeoning methods for evaluating preprint quality. "