Martijn van der Meer
Martijn is a historian of science and medicine and works as a lecturer and researcher at Erasmus Medical Centre and Erasmus University Rotterdam. He is also a policy advisor on responsible research at Tilburg University. In 2018, he co-founded the Center of Trial and Error and currently chairs the board.
Posts by Martijn van der Meer
How 'Recognition and Rewards' in Dutch academia turned metrics into incentives
In recent attempts to reform research assesment, metrics have explicitly become “incentives”. Yet, the Dutch debate about this transition focussed on the wrong elements.
Wetenschap, Wees Eens Eerlijk Over Jezelf!
Vorige week presenteerde minister Van Engelshoven haar langverwachte ‘Strategische Agenda voor het hoger onderwijs en onderzoek’.
Are We Facing a Bigger Monster? The Journal of Trial and Error Visits CambridgeRead
Talk on Descartes Colloquium: Initiating a Journal for Trial and Error in Science
On the 16th of June, project leader Martijn van der Meer gave a lecture at the Descartes Colloquium for the History and Philosophy of Sciences and Humanities at Utrecht University.