Removal of A, B, C designation for academic journals in Australia
Susan Goff from Australia has just alerted us to what may appear to be a rather esoteric but interesting development, the removal of so-called quality rankings for scholarly journals in merit and quality assessment measures for scholars in Australia. These regulations have had a negative impact on academics doing engaged scholarship. I hope that this is an indication of the pendulum beginning to swing in at least a minor way in the directions for which many of have been advocating.
The link is here: http://bit.ly/mkIQUC