Topic Productivity and a structure of outputs in various SSH disciplines (WP3)

By 5 June 2017
Researcher: Andreja Istenic Starcic
Researcher`s institution: University of Ljubljana
Host institution: University of Adam Mickiewicz
Period of stsm: 14th – 27th January 2018
Funds approved: 2500 euros

Host institution: Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań

Description of the topic: This STSM will confront productivity and a structure of outputs in various SSH disciplines. The focus of the STSM will lie in a cross-country comparison of the SSH publication patterns, especially in terms of publication languages and types (e.g., the share of monographs and non-English publications).


– to confront productivity and structure of outputs in various SSH disciplines, using data from existing national information systems or other databases and repositories (identify dissemination profiles, clusters and hybrids);

– to analyse characteristics of divers dissemination channels used in the SSH.

Results: One or more publications as well as establishment of new collaboration(s) (or development of the existing ones) between the Adam Mickiewicz University and the applicant’s organisation.

Special criteria for this STSM: Thus, preferably the applicant has access to and is familiar with the data infrastructure in their own country or region.

Practical details:

Working group: WG3 (databases and uses of data for understanding SSH research)

Duration: between two weeks and two months

Location: Scholarly Communication Research Group – Faculty of Social Sciences, Szamarzewskiego 89c 60-568 Poznań, POLAND 

Contact: Emanuel Kulczycki (