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Position: Researcher

Qualifications: B.Arts (Hons I) 1996, Anthropology and Sociology, University of Sydney, Australia and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD.) 2003 Sociology, University of Western Sydney, Australia.

Experience: Between 2004 and 2007 worked as a Research Associate on a series of Australian Research Council funded projects on innovation agents and research careers in the Asia-Pacific. From 2008-2011 was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Centre of Industry and Innovation Studies at the University of Western Sydney. During this time also completed many contract research projects for Australian government departments and university research groups. In 2011-12, was a visiting researcher, Estancias de Jóvenes Doctores Extranjeros en el Centros Españoles, a program of El Ministerio de Educación España. Project: Mobilizing Technical Knowledge & Skill in Research & Development.

Areas of Interest: Sociology of science & technology, Skills & innovation, Scientific mobility and highly skilled migration, Science & research policy, Economic sociology, scientific knowledge and consumer products, gambling industries.

 

Recent conference presentations:

Technical Skills in R&D EU-SPRI 2014 University of Manchester

A conceptual framework for studying science research careers
Carolina Cañibano, Richard Woolley, Eric J. Iversen, Sybille Hinze, Stefan Hornbostel, Jakob Tesch, 2019. In: The Journal of Technology Transfer.
10.1007/s10961-018-9659-3


A conceptual framework for studying science research careers
Carolina Cañibano, Richard Woolley, Eric J. Iversen, Sybille Hinze, Stefan Hornbostel, Jakob Tesch, 2018. In: The Journal of Technology Transfer.
10.1007/s10961-018-9659-3


How do researchers generate scientific and societal impacts?Toward an analytical and operational framework
Pablo D’Este, Irene Ramos-Vielba, Richard Woolley, Nabil Amara , 2018. In: Science and Public Policy.
https://doi.org/10.1093/scipol/scy023


Introduction to a special section: Balancing scientific and societal impact—A challenging agenda for academic research
Irene Ramos-Vielba, Pablo D’Este, Richard Woolley, Nabil Amara , 2018. In: Science and Public Policy.
10.1093/scipol/scy033


Local factors shaping public sector industrial relations in a context of crisis: A comparison of municipal administrations in Spain
Ramos-Vielba, Irene; Woolley, Richard, 2018. In: Industrielle Beziehungen. Zeitschrift für Arbeit, Organisation und Management.
https://doi.org/10.3224/indbez.v25i3.04


Scientific research groups’ cooperation with firms and government agencies: motivations and barriers
Irene Ramos-Vielba; Mabel Sánchez-Barrioluengo and Richard Woolley, 2016. In: Journal of Technology Transfer.
10.1007/s10961-015-9429-4


Nanotechnology researchers' collaboration relationships: A gender analysis of access to scientific information
Africa Villanueva Felez, Richard Woolley, Carolina Cañibano, 2015. In: Social Studies of Science.
10.1177/0306312714552347


Toward a socio-economics of the brain drain and distributed human capital
Carolina Cañibano & Richard Woolley, 2015. In: International Migration.
10.1111/imig.12020


"El poder de recibir al menos lo que doy": El intercambio de recursos y la jerarquía en el mundo académico de la nanotecnología
Africa Villanueva-Felez; Rodrigo Martínez-Novo; Richard Woolley, 2014. In: Revista Española de Documentación Científica.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3989/redc.2014.4.1144


Cold Atoms - Hot Research: High Risks, High Rewards in Five Different Authority Structures
Grit Laudel, Eric Lettkemann, Raphaël Ramuz, Linda Wedlin & Richard Woolley, 2014. In: .


Research collaboration in the social sciences: What factors are associated with disciplinary and interdisciplinary collaboration?
Richard Woolley, Mabel Sánchez-Barrioluengo, Tim Turpin and Jane Marceau, 2014. In: Science and Public Policy.
10.1093/scipol/scu074


¿Innovaciones ocultas en enfermedades raras? Analizando las diversas formas de retorno social de la investigación clínica.
David Barberá-Tomás, Francesc Palau, Africa Villanueva, Richard Woolley, 2014. In: SEBBM.


House edge: Hold percentage and the cost of EGM gambling
Woolley, R.; Livingstone, C.; Harrigan, K.; Rintoul, A., 2013. In: International Gambling Studies.
10.1080/14459795.2013.829515


El pasado jueves día 6 de septiembre de 2018 se presentaron los resultados del proyecto EXTRA a la Red de Universidades Valencianas para el fomento de la Investigación, el Desarrollo y la Innovación…

[Versión en castellano]
It seems a long time since John Ziman’s label ‘steady state science’ neatly captured the fact that a tipping point had been reached, where demand for research resources would…

[English version]
Parece que hace mucho tiempo desde que la expresión de John Ziman de “ciencia estacionaria” describiera con precisión el punto crítico a partir del cual la demanda por los recursos…

The Conference: Peripheries, frontiers & beyond

This conference aims to stimulate reflection on the challenges posed to S&T indicator development and use in geographical, cognitive or…

Welcome to ingenio blog, a forum for researchers, students and staff of INGENIO (CSIC-UPV) at the Universitat Politècnica de València interested in sharing and promoting their work. The blog will…

A Functional Review of Literature on Research Careers
Richard Woolley, Carolina Cañibano, Jakob Tesch
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2016-05
Modes d'intercanvi en el món acadèmic de la nano-tecnologia: una aproximació a la jerarquia en l’adquisició de recursos per mitjà de relacions socials
Africa Villanueva-Felez, Rodrigo Martínez-Novo, Richard Woolley
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2013-05
Scientific mobility and development: toward a socioeconomic conceptual framework
Richard Woolley, Carolina Cañibano
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2010-07
Internationalisation as transformation: trans-national mobility and research careers in the human and social sciences
Cañibano, Carolina; Corona, Carmen; Woolley, Richard
23rd Internacional Conference on Science and Technology Indicators
Research impact as a process
Magnus Gulbrandsen, Taran Thune, Richard Woolley
Atlanta Conference onf Sience and Innovation Policy
Towards more inclusive S&T indicators: a review on efforts to improve STI measurements in ‘peripheral’ spaces
Ismael Ràfols, Jordi Molas-Gallart, Richard Woolley, Diego Chavarro
OECD Blue Sky Forum on Science and Innovation Indicators
Tracing scientific mobility of Early Career Researchers in Spain and The Netherlands through their publications
Robinson-Garcia, N., Cañibano, C., Woolley, R., Costas, R.
STI Conference 2016
Scientific Impact, Social Relevance and Excellent Science: An Isosceles Triangle?
Richard Woolley, Irene Ramos-Vielba, Pablo D’Este, Ana Fernández-Zubieta
4s/EASST Conference Barcelona 2016
Capturando la investigación invisible: Hacia indicadores más inclusivos de Ciencia y Tecnología
Ismael Ràfols, Jordi Molas-Gallart, Richard Woolley, Diego Chavarro
5 Encontro Brasileiro de Bibliometria e Cientometria
Scientific and Social Impacts: Two Sides of the Same Coin of Research Quality. A conceptual framework
Pablo D’Este, Irene Ramos-Vielba, Richard Woolley
Scientific workshop on "Excellence policies in science"
Exploring biases and potential effects of ST indicators in peripheral spaces
Jordi Molas-Gallart; Ismael Rafols; Richard Woolley; Diego Chavarro
EU-SPRI 2015 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Where would I be without my right-hand (wo)man? Professional knowledge and technical skills in R&D
Richard Woolley & Phillip Toner
EU-SPRI 2014. Science and innovation policy: Dynamics, Challenges, Responsibility and Practice
Modos de intercambios en el mundo académico de la nanotecnología: una aproximación a la jerarquía en la adquisición de recursos, a través de las relaciones sociales
Africa Villanueva-Felez, Rodrigo Martínez-Novo y Richard Woolley
La colaboración científica: una aproximación multidisciplinar
Análisis de la estructura de organizaciones de un centro de expertos en enfermedades raras: El caso de la Unidad de Referencia para la Enfermedad de Gaucher del Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet
Africa Villanueva-Félez, Francesc Palau, Miguel Pocoví, David Barbera-Tomas, Richard Woolley, Pilar Alfonso, Pilar Irún, Pilar Giraldo
LV CONGRESO NACIONAL DE LA SOCIEDAD ESPAÑOLA DE HEMATOLOGÍA Y HEMOTERAPIA
Un análisis de género de las estrategias de colaboración de los científicos españoles en nanotecnología
Africa Villanueva-Felez, Richard Woolley, Carolina Cañibano-Sanchez
XI Congreso Español de Sociología. Crisis y Cambio. Propuestas desde la Sociologia.
Rethinking the economic properties of human capital: is human capital a private good?
Cañibano Sánchez, Carolina; Richard Wooley
15th Conference of the Association for Heterodox Economics
Motives and barriers for cross-sector cooperation and collaboration
Ramos-Vielba, I.; Wooley, R.; Sánchez-Barrioluengo, M.
2013 Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: Management of Innovation Policies
Motivations for disciplinary and interdisciplinary collaboration among australian social scientists
Richard Woolley, Mabel Sánchez-Barrioluengo, Tim Turpin
Society for Social Studies of Science (4S/EASST)
Beyond the economics of brain drain
Cañibano-Sanchez,C.;Woolley,R.
The 8th GLOBELICS International Conference. 1-3 Noviembre 2010