One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The skill or practice of obtaining grants-in-aid, especially for research.
- ‘Develop skills essential for competitive grantsmanship.’
- ‘The University research and technology office may have experts who can speak on grantsmanship and other related subject matter.’
- ‘The variables authorship, grantsmanship and leadership were used to measure faculty productivity.’
- ‘The investigating committee considers this growing emphasis on successful grantsmanship as a criterion for retention to be an ominous development, a threat to principles of academic freedom and tenure.’
- ‘Next, education provides a deeply satisfying sense of joy for professors who are not distracted by constant demands to prove their worth or to fund their positions through successful grantsmanship.’
- ‘In addition, he has been designated as a Faculty Fellow by the Texas Agricultural Experiment Station for scholarly accomplishments and meaningful contributions to science through exceptional research leadership and grantsmanship.’
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