Interdisciplinary research

For a review of measuring interdisciplinary research, see Wagner2011approaches.

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


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

Women tend to work more in interdisciplinary research? Leahey.


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

Funding success

Nobel prize