Center for Public Policy Studies

Prof. UAM. dr hab. Emanuel Kulczycki

 

Contact:

e-mail: emek@amu.edu.pl

 

Emanuel Kulczycki is the head of Scholarly Communication Research Group (Center for Public Policy Studies, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań) and a policy advisor for the Ministry of Science and Higher Education in Poland. Currently, he is the chairman of the Specialist Team for the Evaluation of Scientific Journals
 and a member of the Committee for Evaluation of Scientific Units in the Ministry of Science and Higher Education in Poland.

In his research, he focuses on  research evaluation, in particular scholarly communication, academic publishing, and Open Science. His recent papers were published in Nature, Research Evaluation, Journal of Informetricsand Scientometrics. In 2016, he was awarded a Scholarship for Outstanding Young Scientists in Poland (2016–2019).

Since 2010, he has been writing an academic blog entitled “Warsztat badacza” (“Scholar’s Workshop”), where he discusses scholarly communication, research evaluation, science policy, and other issues related to the daily work of researchers. Although he writes only in Polish, his blog has over 30.000 unique readers per month.


Current research projects

Contemporary Polish Humanities in the face of the Challenges of Scientometrics (2014-2018)

Emanuel Kulczycki is the Principal Investigator of the project entitled Contemporary Polish Humanities in the face of the Challenges of Scientometric. The project is financed by the National Programme for the Development of Humanities in Poland.

See the Project Website

European Network for Research Evaluation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities (2016–2020)

The challenge of the Action is to enable the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) to better demonstrate their true place in academia and society. To do so, the Action proposes to bring together different strands of work consecrated to SSH research evaluation, currently under development in different parts of Europe, in order to gain momentum, to exchange best practices and results, and to avoid unnecessary duplication. Emanuel Kulczycki’s role in the project: a member of the Management Committee and the Scientific Representative (Grant Holder Institution).

See the Project Website

 


Publications

Selected publications in English

Sorokowski P., Kulczycki E., Sorokowska A., & Pisanski, K. 2017. Predatory journals recruit fake editor. “Nature”, 543, 481-483. DOI: 10.1038/543481a [Link]

Kulczycki, E., Rozkosz, A.E., (2017) Does an expert-based evaluation allow us to go beyond the Impact Factor? Experiences from building a ranking of national journals in Poland. “Scientometrics”. doi:10.1007/s11192-017-2261-x [PDF]

Kulczycki, E., Korzeń, M., Korytkowski, P. (2017). Toward an excellence-based research funding system: Evidence from Poland. „Journal of Informetrics”. doi:10.1016/j.joi.2017.01.001 [Link]

Kulczycki, E. (2017) Assessing publications through a bibliometric indicator: The case of comprehensive evaluation of scientific units in Poland. „Research Evaluation”. doi: 10.1093/reseval/rvw023 [Link]

Kulczycki, E. (2016) Rethinking Open Science: The Role of Communication, „Annals of the University of Craiova – Philosophy Series”, Vol. 37 (1), 81–97. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E. (2014). On the philosophical status of the transmission metaphor, „Central European Journal of Communication”, Vol. 7 , No 2 (13), 175–188. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E. (2014). Communication History and Its Research Subject, „Annals of the University of Craiova – Philosophy Series”, Vol. 33 (1), 132–155. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E. (2014). On the Development of Scholarly Communication. A Philosophical Approach to the Communication History, „Studia Philosophica Wratislaviensia”, Vol. 4 (English Edition), 51–63. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E. (2013). The Transformation of Science Communication in the Age of Social Media, „Teorie vědy / Theory of Science”, Vol. 1, 3–28. [PDF]

 

Selected publications in Polish

Books

Kulczycki, E. Dwa aspekty komunikacji. Założenia komunikologii historycznej  [Two Aspects of Communication. Foundations of Communication History], Wydawnictwo Naukowe UAM, Poznań 2015, pp. 282. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E. Teoretyzowanie komunikacji [Theorizing Communication], Wydawnictwo Naukowe Instytutu Filozofii UAM, Poznań 2012, pp. 222. [PDF]

Articles

Kulczycki, E. (2016). Ocena humanistyki w świetle wyzwań Narodowego Programu Rozwoju Humanistyki. Zagadnienia Naukoznawstwa52(1 (207)), 149-162. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E., Rozkosz, E. & Drabek, A. (2016). Ocena ekspercka jako trzeci wymiar ewaluacji krajowych czasopism naukowych. Nauka, 1/2016, 35–58. [PDF]

Drabek, A., Rozkosz, E., Hołowiecki, M., & Kulczycki, E. (2015). Polski Współczynnik Wpływu a kultury cytowań w humanistyce. Nauka i Szkolnictwo Wyższe, 2(46), 121-138. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.14746/nsw.2015.2.4 [PDF]

Kulczycki, E., Drabek, A., & Rozkosz, E. A. (2015). Publikacje a zgłoszenia ewaluacyjne, czyli zniekształcony obraz nauki w Polsce. Nauka, 35–58. [PDF]

Kulczycki, E., Rozkosz, E., & Drabek, A. (2015). Publikacje polskich badaczy w czasopismach z list ERIH w kontekście ewaluacji jednostek naukowych. Kultura i Edukacja, 107/1: 149–72. DOI: 10.15804/kie.2015.01.08 [PDF]

Kulczycki, E. (2014). Zasady oceny czasopism humanistycznych i ich rola w parametryzacji jednostek naukowych, Nauka, 3/2014, ss. 117–140. [PDF]