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Re: Identifying Predator Journals

  By: Andy Nobes 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 are not often asked if you should cite or quote papers that are published in suspicious jour...

MRC/DFID African Research Leader scheme 2019

  By: Andy Nobes 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 Research Leader awards.

This MRC/DFID jointly funded scheme aims to strengthen research leadershi...

GSEP (Canada) - Scholarships for students in developing countries

  By: Andy Nobes on Jan. 23, 2019, 10:14 a.m.

Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (Canada)

Who’s eligible? 

To be eligible for this scholarship, prospective applicants must:

  • Undertake master’s-level studies in sustainable energy development. Eligible applicants must b...

Nominations open - the Royal Society Africa Prize

  By: Andy Nobes on Jan. 9, 2019, 10:32 a.m.

The Royal Society Africa Prize is to recognise research scientists based in Africa who are making an innovative contribution to the biological sciences, including basic medical science, which contributes significantly to capacity building in Afric...

Call for Applications: African Peacebuilding Network Grants

  By: Andy Nobes on Dec. 20, 2018, 9:49 a.m.

Call for Applications: African Peacebuilding Network Grants

Individual research grants and book manuscript grants.

Please see the attachment for more details, or visit https://www.ssrc.org/programs/view/apn/

Best wishes

Andy

300 Fully Funded Swedish Institute Scholarships 2019

  By: Andy Nobes on Dec. 9, 2018, 10:27 a.m.

300 Fully Funded Swedish Institute Scholarships 2019

The Swedish Institute is offering 300 fully funded masters degree scholarships for international students, academic year 2019. The scholarship will cover; Full tuition fees, Monthly living allow...

Research funding calls and grants on Sida website

  By: Andy Nobes on Dec. 7, 2018, 12:09 p.m.

Hi everyone,

The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) maintain a list of research calls and grants from their cooperation partners. You can find the list here:

https://www.sida.se/English/partners/our-partners/research-coope...

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  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 30, 2018, 3:15 p.m.

testing email subscription

Re: Starting a journal club?

  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 29, 2018, 4:48 p.m.

Hi everyone,

Just a quick note to ask who is still interested in online journal clubs? Let me know as I am creating a new subforum for this!

Thanks

Andy

Re: Research Collaboration in Pharmacy, Drug use and Discovery, Health in general

  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 29, 2018, 10:47 a.m.

Hi Melody,

Thanks for using this forum to reach out to collaborators smiley

That's quite a broad area of research - are there any particular areas you are interested in, or have any expertise in?

Best wishes

Andy

Re: Expression of interest for research collaboration in the areas of applied economics (labor, industry, firm and market studies)

  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 29, 2018, 10:43 a.m.

Hi Mesfin,

Thanks for reaching out on this forum. smiley

Are there any specific markets/countries you would focus on?

Best wishes

Andy

Africa Oxford Initiative Visiting Fellows Program 2019 now open!

  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 23, 2018, 2:11 p.m.

Africa Oxford Initiative Visiting Fellows Program 2019 now open!
(See the AfOx website below for full information)
The AfOx Visiting Fellows Program is designed to enhance academic mobility and network building. The program supports African schola...

Africa Oxford Initiative Visiting Fellows Program 2019 now open!

  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 23, 2018, 2:11 p.m.

Africa Oxford Initiative Visiting Fellows Program 2019 now open!

(See the AfOx website below for full information)

The AfOx Visiting Fellows Program is designed to enhance academic mobility and network building. The program supports African schola...

Next Generation Scientist Program by Novartis and University of Basel

  By: Andy Nobes on Nov. 14, 2018, 1:10 p.m.

Hi everyone,

Please see the attachment for details of the 'Next Generation Scientist Program by Novartis and University of Basel'.

The Next Generation Scientist Program by Novartis and University of Basel is an intensive internship program for tal...