Evaluation of Research Quality VQR 2015 - 2019
On September 25, as per Decree no. 9 of the President of Anvur, the update of the Call for Proposals for Evaluation of Research Quality (VQR 2015-2019) was published. The timetable of the activities to be carried out by Institutions, Anvur and Cineca is attached to the call (available in the Downloads section). Universities are asked to assess the departmental structures from October 5 to 15, 2020, and the researchers in service or affiliated since November 1, 2019, from October 16 to November 13, 2020. By January 22, 2021, the documents on the Gev Evaluation Modalities will be published and by January 29, 2021, the document on the Modalities for the assignment of VQR 2015-2019 research products by ANVUR will be published. The Universities will present the research products and case studies on the third mission from February 22 to April 23, 2021, through a special computer platform created by ANVUR.
As per August 11, 2020, Ministerial Decree no. 444 the Integrazione delle Linee guida per la valutazione della qualità della ricerca (VQR) 2015 - 2019.has been issued. Within 45 days from the ministerial decree date, Anvur will have to adapt the VQR 2015-2019 Call adopted by decree of the President of Anvur on January 3, 2020.
In a memo dated April 9, 2020, Minister Gaetano Manfredi informed the universities of his intention to make changes to the VQR 2015-2019 Guidelines adopted on November 29, 2019, to postpone the final date for the completion of the evaluation activities by one semester. This will allow ANVUR to reschedule the deadlines of the different intermediate activities to make them fully compatible with the Universities and Research Institutions' activities.