Research involvements of the faculty can TURNAROUND. A well-structured research policy can be instrumental in creating the interest of the faculty in quality research writing. The importance of RESEARCH POLICY in the institutions of higher learning cannot be ignored.
The faculty should be given credit for their research output from small to big. The appraisal should have consideration of the research efforts done throughout the year.
Unfortunately, almost no institute thinks about this. In the absence of that, the faculty has the lack of research interest. The faculty has sometimes the beliefs that there would be bias in rewarding even if they will do good research.
Let’s have a well-structured research policy for your institution now.