Should Patent and Commercialization Activities By Faculty Count Toward Tenure and Promotion?
from Science Codex
From March 1, 2012:
Increasingly, institutions of higher learning are including faculty member patents and commercialization activities in their calculus for offering tenure and promotion. However, a report published in Technology and Innovation, Proceedings of the National Academy of Inventors finds that 75 percent of institutions surveyed do not include patent and commercialization considerations in their tenure and promotion criteria.
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