publish or perish


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publish or perish

Etymology: L, publicare, to make public, perire, to come to naught
Usage notes: (informal)
a practice followed in many academic institutions in which a contract for employment is renewed only if a candidate has demonstrated scholarship by having work published in a book or in a reputable refereed professional or scientific journal. This work is required in addition to whatever obligations for teaching or professional practice are entailed in the position.
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This systematic review generated diverse themes about the reasons and consequences of publish or perish and a framework of remedies to cope with this unethical practice have been elaborated in the following section.
A Guide to Publishing for Academics: Inside the Publish or Perish Phenomenon
Scholarly writing retreats with protected time to become inspired, and to write, may be an answer to the Publish or Perish dilemma.
Before the days of academic pressure to publish or perish, mathematicians often held their discoveries as personal secrets and vehemently defended their ideas against both plagiarism and criticism.
Alas, they are more plausibly cast as the passengers, forced to publish or perish in the icy waters of the job market now that the S.
Publish or Perish can serve users with low budgets and simple bibliographic needs for quick entry and retrieval using a pre-set arrangement for data entry.
Publish or Perish will award a $10,000 grant to each of the first three researchers to publish a discovery made using the online genomics research tool GeneIndexer.