Opinion

Demanding researchers adhere to government priorities feels a lot like picking winners

By Ksenia Sawczak
December 21 2021 - 6:25pm
The government wants 70 per cent of Australian Research Council Linkage Program funding to go towards its national manufacturing priorities. Picture: Getty Images

The acting Minister for Education and Youth, Stuart Robert, wrote a letter earlier this month to Australian Research Council (ARC) chief executive Sue Thomas, listing four demands.

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