Four departments jointly carry out third-party evaluation to reduce the burden on scientific researchers
Recently, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Education and the Chinese Academy of Sciences jointly issued a circular on the third-party evaluation of the implementation of seven actions to reduce the burden on researchers.
It is understood that in December 2018, the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Education, and the Chinese Academy of Sciences jointly issued the "Special Action Plan for implementing the Spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech at the Academician Conference of the two Academies to reduce the burden on Scientific Research personnel." Seven actions to lighten the burden on scientific researchers have been deployed throughout the country and achieved positive results. In order to ensure that the action continues to advance in depth and achieve the desired results, and to form a long-term mechanism for reducing the burden on researchers, The four departments entrust the Science and Technology Evaluation Center of the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Science and Technology Development Center of the Ministry of Education, and the Management Innovation and Evaluation Research Center of the Chinese Academy of Sciences to jointly organize the third-party evaluation of the implementation of
The evaluation will be carried out in three phases. In the first stage, various departments and localities carry out self-examination and summary, and evaluation institutions issue questionnaires to the reform audience. In the second stage, on the basis of the analysis of the self-examination report and questionnaire, we went to the relevant places and units to carry out field research, in-depth interviews, discussion discussions and so on. In the third stage, listen to the opinions of relevant experts and management departments to form an evaluation report. (reporter Wang Guan)