In May 2018 the HSRC was approached by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) to assist in promoting an online survey. The results of that survey have been released and are available for download.
Researchers around the world, including in South Africa, were invited to participate in the DAAD online survey.
DAAD would like to thank you for this valuable support! “Through the support of our partners we reached a high number of participating international researchers: The final sample consisted of 8.422 submitted questionnaires,” says Anne Knab Team Leader Events International Research Marketing German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Anne Knab, team leader, Events International Research Marketing. She adds “We would like to provide the results of our survey to all participating institutions. The results are published under the title Information – and mobility behaviour. A worldwide survey of international junior scientists“
The publication can be downloaded for free from the following webpage:
www.research-in-germany.org/wissenschaftlerbefragung (only in German)
An English summary can be sent to you on request.
For selected countries DAAD has published fact sheets in English:
United Kingdom: http://www.research-in-germany.org/forschungsmarkt-uk