Interdisciplinary research

For a review of measuring interdisciplinary research, see Wagner2011approaches.

Several stylized facts have been found, which are concisely summarized in VanNoorden2015interdisciplinary.

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At the personal level, there are many challenges of being an interdisciplinary researcher: Surviving as an interdisciplinary being

Disadvantages

Many disadvantages of engaging in interdisciplinary research have been observed. Gatekeeping may be one reason (see Fini2022new).

Funding success

Nobel prize


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