This week Zach and Kelly talk about National Institute of Health (NIH) funding practices, and the increasing administrative burdens placed on academic scientists.
Does the NIH (National Institute of Health) support the best researchers?
Nature article: Research grants: conform and be funded
Critique (found after recording): NIH funding: thousand citation papers are outliers
Rebuttal: NIH funding: the critics respond
Increasing administrative burdens placed on academic scientists
The Chronicle of HIgher Education: Time and money are being wasted in the lab