Ethos of science and the approach to promotion in science

What counts the most in the world of science is the quality of research work. A scientist whose work is scientifically perfect can gain recognition and become an authority in his field. To achieve full success a researcher has to take efficient measures in the area of personal marketing. The goal of this activity is creating and maintaining the desired attitudes and/or behaviours towards a scientist and building a positive own scientific image. However, a scientist engaging in self-promotion may attract the odium of the academic community. That’s why what determines activity in this area is how a researcher perceives … Czytaj więcej »

The role of personal marketing in forming the image of a science organization

The paper aims to define the role of personal marketing activities in forming the image of a science organization. Based on the critical-cognitive analysis of literature on marketing and management, the paper discusses different interpretations of image and definitions of image related concepts of identity, personality, reputation and brand in the context of science organizations. The work subsequently presents a classification of sub-images of a science organization as an employer, stressing the occurrence of image discrepancy caused by different perceptions of an organization by particular segments of the the personal proposition recipients. The theoretical deliberations are complemented by an analysis … Czytaj więcej »