Professor of Scientometrics
Director, Centre for Science and Technology Studies
Leiden, the Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Paul Wouters is director of CWTS and professor of scientometrics at Leiden University. He is member of the editorial boards of Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Social Studies of Science, and Cybermetrics, and of the Steering Committee of the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaboratory (HASTAC).
Selected key publications:
Frandsen, Tove and Paul Wouters. 2009. "Turning working papers into journal articles: An exercise in microbibliometrics." Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60 (4): 728-739.
Andrea Scharnhorst and Paul Wouters (2006), Webindicators – a new generation of S&T indicators. Cybermetrics, vol. 10, issue 1.
Paul Wouters (2006), “Aux origines de la scientométrie. La naissance du Science Citation Index”, Actes de la recherche en sciences sociale, September 2006, vol. 164, p. 10-21