SSTIR joins European data exchange platform – SHINE News

A local data sharing platform has become the first outside of Europe to join the European Commission's Open Science Cloud (EOSC). Shanghai Science and Technology Innovation Resources Center (SSTIR) has become its first member outside of Europe. SSTIR is a research and development resource integration big data platform which support...

Researcher to Reader – Digital Science

The Researcher to Reader Conference, is a collaborative gathering which aims to be the premier forum for discussion of the international scholarly content supply chain – bringing knowledge from the Researcher to the Reader. The Conference takes place in London in February each year. Digitial Science is excited to be...

OER and Open Pedagogies – Best Practices | EDEN

2 March 2020, 13:00 CET Open Education Week webinar Aim of this webinar is to show examples of good practice of use of Open Education Resources (OER) in teaching and learning. Open Education Resources and Open Education Movement are high on the agenda in EU but also worldwide, jet still...

Numerev – Ressources linguistiques accessibles pour les chercheurs en LLSHS: l’infrastructure CLARIN ERIC – Francesca FRONTINI

How does an ERIC (European Research Infrastructure Consortium) work? What linguistic and textual resources are available? What services are offered? How can Montpellier researchers benefit from French participation in this initiative, for research and training? The presentation seeks to answer these questions, while presenting the activities of the national consortium,...

Announcement: New DOAJ Ambassadors for 2020 – News Service

"We are excited to announce that we have appointed four new DOAJ ambassadors in Latin America, North America and Africa. Gimena del Rio Riande from Argentina will be our second ambassador for Latin America sharing this role with Ivonne Lujano from Mexico. Gimena is a researcher at IIBICRIT, the institute for Bibliographic Research and...

Developing a Research Data Policy Framework for All Journals and Publishers

More journals and publishers – and funding agencies and institutions – are introducing research data policies. But as the prevalence of policies increases, there is potential to confuse researchers and support staff with numerous or conflicting policy requirements. We define and describe 14 features of journal research data policies and arrange...

Black History Makers & Risk Takers: Artists

In 1915, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, a pioneering black intellectual and the son of former slaves, recognizing “the dearth of information on the accomplishments of blacks . . . founded the Association … Source: Black History Makers & Risk Takers: Artists

Announcing the mini-workshop and demo sessions at Collaborations Workshop 2020 | Software Sustainability Institute

One of the many opportunities to start a new collaboration during the Software Sustainability Institute's Collaborations Workshop 2020 (CW20) is during the mini-workshops and demo sessions. This year we’ll have sessions on Community and Scholarly Communication in addition to the themes of CW20: Open Research, Data Privacy and Software Sustainability....

Resistance to Order and Authority (ROAR)

Religion has served to legitimize political power, but it has also been a basis for resistance against order and authority. Be it the Maccabean revolt, Gandhi's practice of non-violence resistance, contemporary neo-pagan religions, or the counter-system movements portrayed by Mark Juergensmeyer in his 2001 book Terror in the Mind of...

Assistant Professor, Spanish Peninsular Literature (Tenure-Track)

Department: Humanities Institution: Simmons University [b][center]Assistant Professor, Spanish Peninsular Literature (Tenure-Track)[/center] Main Campus - Boston, MA R06341 [/b] The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures in the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts, and Humanities at Simmons University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in 19th and 20th...

Lecturer – Art Practice

Department: Institution: University of California Berkeley Recruitment Period [b]Open date: [/b]February 20th, 2020 [b]Next review date:[/b] Friday, Mar 6, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. [b]Final date: [/b]Thursday, Feb 18, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be...

Part-Time Instructor Pool Graphic Design

Department: UC Berkeley Extension Institution: University of California Berkeley Recruitment Period [b]Open date: [/b]February 19th, 2020 [b]Next review date:[/b] Wednesday, Mar 4, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. [b]Final date: [/b]Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will...

Assistant/Associate Professor in Communication Design

Department: Communications Institution: Simmons University [b][center]Assistant/Associate Professor in Communication Design[/center] Main Campus - Boston, MA R06152 [/b] The Department of Communications in the Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts, and Humanities at Simmons University invites applicants for an Assistant/Associate Professor in Communication Design, for a tenure-track position beginning Fall 2020...

Research Associate (7398U) – 6066

Department: Institution: University of California Berkeley Research Associate (7398U) - 6066 About Berkeley At the University of California, Berkeley, we are committed to creating a community that fosters equity of experience and opportunity, and ensures that students, faculty, and staff of all backgrounds feel safe, welcome and included. Our culture...

Crossref metadata for bibliometrics

Our paper, Crossref: the sustainable source of community-owned scholarly metadata, was recently published in Quantitative Science Studies (MIT Press). The paper describes the scholarly metadata collected and made available by Crossref, as well as its importance in the scholarly research ecosystem. Containing over 106 million records and expanding at an...

Lecturer

Department: Architecture Design Institution: University of Kansas Lecturer Architecture Design Position Overview The School of Architecture & Design at the University of Kansas invites applications for Lecturers for the Interior Architecture Program. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. Appointments are for one semester, renewable, subject to review and funding....

Project breathing new life into forgotten medieval chants – Medievalists.net

"The Amra project, led by music historian Dr Ann Buckley at Trinity’s Medieval History Research Centre, is aiming to digitise and make freely available online over 300 manuscripts containing liturgical material associated with some 40 Irish saints which are located in research libraries across Europe...." Source: Project breathing new life into forgotten medieval...