Andy Nobes's profile






Recent posts (View all)
Future Leaders – African Independent Research Fellowships (FLAIR) Fellowships

 On May 25, 2018, 11:02 a.m.

FLAIR Fellowships

Are you an African early career scientist with the potential to become
a leader in your field?

We are looking for talented African p...

Re: Sharing knowledge: Environment, aquaculture and human health

 On May 17, 2018, 12:15 p.m.

Hi Samwel,

Congratulations on getting this paper published in such a high prestige journal! It's also great to see the international collaboration goi...

Re: Searching for a genuine scientific conference to communicate my research findings

 On May 3, 2018, 4:09 p.m.

Hi Peter,

That's a big question with quite a wide range of different subjects. Do any of your colleagues have any recommendations of conference?


Re: One time subscription

 On May 3, 2018, 12:37 p.m.

Update - we are hoping to add this functionality to the forums very shortly.

I'm sorry for the delay in implementing this basic function.


Re: How to Identify a conference is authentic or fake??

 On May 3, 2018, 12:33 p.m.

Hi Saira and Wilberforce,

I understand that it can be difficult to identify good quality conferences these days, especially with so many fake events being...

Re: literature review

 On May 3, 2018, 11:44 a.m.

Hi Monika,

Thanks for your question. We receive this question often on our research writing courses. Here are some useful video clips which might help ans...

Share your recommended free resources for researchers

 On April 12, 2018, 2:46 p.m.

Hi everybody,

We have relaunched the AuthorAID website today with a new homepage and resources page, which has hundreds of free resources on research writ...

Re: One time subscription

 On April 10, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

Dear Abraham,

I'm sorry - it's not currently possible to subscribe to a whole forum.

We are currently investigating technical improvements that...


 On April 9, 2018, 12:58 p.m.

Dear Atinkola,

Here is the link to the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) where you can find a list of non-APC journals: ...

Re: OSG User School 2018

 On April 9, 2018, 12:42 p.m.

Hi Felix,

Thanks for continuing to post information to this forum - great to see it updated so often!

Best wishes


The African Postdoctoral Training Initiative

 On April 9, 2018, 12:32 p.m.



Re: The Economist on encouraging African science

 On April 9, 2018, 12:06 p.m.

Hi Alan,

I have heard lots of good things (well, they are mentioned a lot in online conversations) about AIMS and the Next Einstein Initiative, and the &#...

Re: Grant proposal & research writing

 On April 9, 2018, 11:55 a.m.

Hi Revocatus,

The course is not currently open - we hope to run this course later in the year, but at the moment I don't have an exact date.



 On April 9, 2018, 11:53 a.m.

Dear Mulokozi,

Thank you for your feedback - it's great to hear that you found a mentor and we are happy to hear that Dr. Goritschnig was able to help...

Re: Requesting List of Indexes

 On March 21, 2018, 9:03 a.m.

Hi Never,

Good point. You are absolutely right, most of these indexes are established in Europe or the United States and you are right to be cynical of th...