Alex Rushforth

Senior Research Fellow

Senior Research Fellow, RoRI and Assistant Professor at CWTS, Leiden University

Alex Rushforth is Assistant Professor at CWTS, Leiden University, the Netherlands. He works in the social studies of science, with particular focus on research evaluation. Alex has longstanding interests in the uses of indicators in research and evaluation settings and his current research interests focus on the emergence, implementation and (un)intended effects of reform policies for research assessment.

Alex is currently coordinator of RoRi’s AgoRRA Project, with James Wilsdon and Claire Fraser.