This paper is a summary of the author's presentation in the panel entitled "Publish or Perish: An Evaluation of the Quality, Quantity, Ethics and Review Process of IEEE/PES Publications" given at the IEEE Power Engineering Society 2008 General Meeting. This paper summarizes the publication metrics that are part of the academic performance evaluation of tenure track electrical and computer engineering faculty members at U.S. Institutions. In particular, the performance metrics are discussed relative to promotion criteria.
M. Crow, "Questioning the Metrics for Performance Evaluation," Proceedings of the IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting - Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century (2008, Pittsburgh, PA), pp. 1-2, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jul 2008.
The definitive version is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PES.2008.4596406
IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting-Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century (2008: Jul. 20-24, Pittsburgh, PA)
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