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Ten Simple Rules for a Successful Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 27, 2017, 9:52 a.m.

Ten Simple Rules for a Successful Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration

Originally from: Knapp B, Bardenet R, Bernabeu MO, Bordas R, Bruna M, Calderhead B, et al. (2015) Ten Simple Rules for a Successful Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration. PLoS Comput Bi...

Ten Simple Rules for Establishing International Research Collaborations

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 27, 2017, 7:20 a.m.

Ten Simple Rules for Establishing International Research Collaborations - by Richard de Grijs

From de Grijs R (2015) Ten Simple Rules for Establishing International Research Collaborations. PLoS Comput Biol11(10): e1004311. https://doi.org/10.1371...

Re: Plagiarism!

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 2:14 p.m.

Hi Alex,

I like Michel Roig's Plagiarism or Paraphrasing exercise: https://ori.hhs.gov/plagiarism-exercise

I've tested it on journal editors who found it quite challenging!

Also, I stumbled upon this infographic recently(attached) - what do you th...

Re: About the structure of these forums - please feed back

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:53 a.m.

Hi Richard,

Yes, good point. I guess this is the problem with trying to structure research collaboration around SDGs. Do you think this focus on development goals perhaps marginalises some research in physical and natural science? In which case we...

Re: Has AuthorAID mentoring been fruitful for you so far? [poll]

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:46 a.m.

Hi Dr. Lucas,

Hmm, sorry, that sounds like it might have been a technical problem. When did this happen, and were you able to re-submit what you were writing?

Thanks

Andy

Re: Tips: Subscribe to threads to receive email alerts when people respond

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:42 a.m.

Hi Amon,

Thanks - if you have an email to notify you of this message, then you have succesfully subcribed :)

Andy

Re: Authoraid network has been very very (sic) useful but ...

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:41 a.m.

Hi Olufemi,

Thanks for your feedback and comments! It's great to know that you have found AuthorAID helpful.

Thanks also for the useful feedback about mentoring. I think this is also reflected in some of the comments and 'tips for mentees' from ou...

Re: Welcome!

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:29 a.m.

Hi Farooq,

Great to see you on here. Please feel free to ask any questions or share any ideas!

Thanks

Andy

AuthorAID Recommend sources for funding (LIST)

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:28 a.m.

Taken from AuthorAID website. Let us know if any links are incorrect, or you if know any sources to add.

Recommended websites for other sources of research funding, including travel, workshop and fellowship grants:

INGSA Research Associate Grant Programme (early-to-mid career researchers or policy practitioners)

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 26, 2017, 9:26 a.m.

Details of opportunity below from http://www.ingsa.org/grant-programme/

The International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) is a collaborative platform for policy makers, practitioners, national academies, and academics to share experi...

Tips: Subscribe to threads to receive email alerts when people respond

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 25, 2017, 3:36 p.m.

If you want to receive an email notification when people respond to your message, make sure that the following boxes are ticked in your profile:
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Would you like to contribute a blog post on the AuthorAID website?

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 25, 2017, 3:24 p.m.

Hi everyone,

This year we started a new series of guest blog posts on the AuthorAID website. You may have received an email about this previously (if I haven't responded yet, please feel free to remind me!). Below are the list of blog posts we hav...

Has AuthorAID mentoring been fruitful for you so far? [poll]

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 25, 2017, 11:28 a.m.

Please tell us more about your experience so far. Don't be afraid to share criticisms - we are open to suggestions and ideas.

Welcome!

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 25, 2017, 11:21 a.m.

Hi everyone!,

Welcome to our new forum for mentors.

Please make yourself at home here, try out the new forum. Feel free to start discussions on mentoring, research, AuthorAID.

Please also feel free to browse the other forum areas that are availabl...

About the structure of these forums - please feed back

  By: Andy Nobes on Oct. 24, 2017, 10:23 a.m.

Hi everyone,

I have attempted to structure these collaboration forums around related SDG topics, to encourage research collaboration around development challenges - I need your feedback on whether these categories are appropriate or helpful. Of co...