Vincent Larivière, PhD
Vincent Larivière holds the Canada Research Chair on the Transformations of Scholarly Communication at Université de Montréal, where he is associate professor of information science. He is also scientific director of the Érudit journal platform, associate scientific director of the Observatoire des Sciences et des Technologies (OST) and regular member of the Centre Interuniversitaire de Recherche sur la Science et la Technologie (CIRST). Over the last 15 years, Vincent’s research has investigated the characteristics of global research systems, determinants of researchers’ scientific activities, as well as the transformations, in the digital world, of the modes of production and dissemination of scientific and technological knowledge. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science, technology and society (UQAM), a master’s degree in history of science (UQAM) and a Ph.D. in information science (McGill), and has been a postdoctoral fellow at Indiana University Bloomington.
Journal publications (3)
- Wouters, P., Sugimoto, C., Larivière, V., McVeigh, M.E., Pulverer, B., De Rijcke, S., & Waltman, L. (2019). Rethinking impact factors: Better ways to judge a journal (comment). Nature, 569, 621-623. (paper)
- Desrochers, N., Paul-Hus, A., Haustein, S., Costas, R., Mongeon, P., Quan-Haase, A., Bowman, T.D., Pecoskie, J., Tsou, A., & Larivière, V. (2018). Authorship, citations, acknowledgments and visibility in social media: Symbolic capital in the multifaceted reward system of science. Social Science Information, 57(2), 223-248. doi:10.1177/0539018417752089 (paper)
- Robinson-Garcia, N., Sugimoto, C., Murray, D.S., Yegros, A., Larivière, V., & Costas, R. (2018). Scientific Mobility Indicators in Practice: International Mobility Profiles at the Country Level. Profesional de la Informacion, 27(3), 511-520. (paper)
Conference publications (1)
- Murray, D.S., Lamers, W.S., Boyack, K.W., Larivière, V., Sugimoto, C., Van Eck, N.J., & Waltman, L. (2019). Measuring disagreement in science. In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference of the International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics (pp. 2370-2375).