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Re: Which statistical software to learn?

 On April 2, 2019, 11:57 a.m.

Hi Stephen,

That's an interesting question. I know that AuthorAID mentor Alan Parker recommends learning R - see his blog post here:

Re: Welcome to the Education and Science Communication Journal Club!

 On March 20, 2019, 10:50 a.m.

Hi everyone,

Welcome to week 1 of this journal club.

We invite your comments on the first discussion paper - please see this post:


Re: Introduction

 On March 20, 2019, 10:49 a.m.

Welcome Shuaib! It's good to meet you.

We invite you to share your thoughts on our first discussion paper here:

Video: "Get Lit: The Literature Review"

 On March 18, 2019, 9:57 p.m.

Hi everyone,

One of the most popular videos on our online courses is the 'Get Lit' video - a guide to writing literature reviews. You can watch the video her...

New Journal club launched: Education and Research Communication

 On March 15, 2019, 9:13 p.m.

Hi everybody,

A new journal club has been launched on these forums. This is an online club that will cover education and research communication . It will be ...

Re: Instructions - how to get started!

 On March 15, 2019, 9:07 p.m.

Hi Samson, Zelalem and Radha,

Welcome! It's good to meet you all.

The first paper has now been introduced by the journal club facilitator - so please read th...

Re: Hello All

 On March 15, 2019, 9:04 p.m.

Hi Lucian,

Great to meet you. I look forward to interacting with you.

Best wishes


Re: Forum guidelines - please read before posting!

 On March 14, 2019, 7:49 a.m.

Hi Paul,

Please create a new topic to ask this question, rather in response to this thread:

Instructions - how to get started!

 On March 3, 2019, 4:39 p.m.

Hi and welcome to the journal club!

I'm Andy, and I'm an administrator of this website. The moderator for this journal club is Alex Arreola, who will be orga...

Re: Funding gaps in Hydro projects in Nepal

 On Feb. 28, 2019, 7:12 a.m.

Hi Kapil,

Is this your paper? Do you have a link to the paper online, and do you wish to discuss it with others?



Re: Someone with Access to Scopus and Web of Science Database Needed

 On Feb. 21, 2019, 11:39 a.m.

Hi Yusuff,

I've also shared your post with the wider world on Twitter. Click here to see the responses:

Re: mentorship request

 On Feb. 1, 2019, 4:32 p.m.

Dear Portia,

We have a number of mentors with knowledge of engineering on the AuthorAID website who can offer mentoring.

I did this search for you:


Re: Identifying Predator Journals

 On Jan. 30, 2019, 3:40 p.m.

Dear Girum,

Thanks for your question. We are often asked about whether researchers should publish in certain journals that might be predatory. However, we ar...

MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2019

 On Jan. 24, 2019, 4:03 p.m.

The UK Medical Research Council and the UK Department for International Development announce a further call for proposals for the prestigious African Researc...

30 Master's Scholarships for African students in the UK 2019

 On Jan. 23, 2019, 10:15 a.m.

See this page on the Scholar's Hub Africa website: