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Benefits of Transdisciplinary PhD Programs

Anna-Sigrid Keck and colleagues designed a structured doctoral program focused on transdisciplinary research and compared students’ publication patterns to students in traditional programmes. While rates of productivity were broadly similar, citation rates were found to be higher for transdisciplinary students, as were indicators of collaboration such as co-authorship.

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Webinar: Introduction to the 1958 and 1970 British birth cohorts, 21 March 2018

About the webinar This webinar will introduce the 1958 National Child Development Study and the 1970 British Birth Cohort Study to both first-time and more experienced users. It will focus particularly on wellbeing measures available in each study. Speakers include David Bann, Brian Dodgeon, Matt Brown and Martina Narayanan. Split into four main sessions, the […]

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60 years of our lives: A scientific conference celebrating the National Child Development Study at 60, 8-9 March 2018, London

Registration deadline: 2 March 2018 Registration is now open for a special conference, celebrating 60 years of the National Child Development Study (NCDS). The British birth cohort studies are one of Britain’s greatest national treasures. The findings stemming from them have been both prolific and far reaching. One of these studies, the NCDS, will turn […]

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Research > Publication > Impact (You Might Need a Strategy for That)

November is Academic Writing Month #AcWriMo at Methodspace! The theme of week two is: Getting Organized. This post from the Methodspace archives might help you to align your writing and career goals. Carrying out scholarly research is a challenge, whether you are conducting an empirical study, reviewing literature, or developing a new theory. But research is […]

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Call for Proposals: Qual Research in Management conference

The Qualitative Research in Management and Organizations conference will be held March 27 – 29, 2018 in beautiful Albuquerque, New Mexico. See the Call for Proposals and registration information will be posted on the conference website. The theme of the conference is Praxis and Performance in Research. Keynote speakers are Patti Lather, Professor Emerita in Educational […]

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UK Data Service Workshop on Creating Shareable Research Data: Managing and Archiving Social Science Research Data, 28 November

Places are still available at the UK Data Service’s two day workshop (28 – 29 November 2017) on creating shareable research data, which will be hosted by the Sheffield Methods Institute and the University of Sheffield Library at the University of Sheffield. Are you interested in how to write a data management plan? Are you […]

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APA Seeks Papers on Nexus of Humans and Technology

Researchers and Authors from a variety of fields have an opportunity to share their innovations with a called for papers at the Technology, Mind and Society conference. Authors topics should include but are not limited to artificial intelligence, robotics, mobile devices, and more. Share your ideas and present them to the world.

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UK Data Service workshop will help you write a data management plan and managing, organising and store your research data safely

Are you interested in how to write a data management plan? Are you comfortable with managing, organising and storing your research data safely? Do you know how to effectively document and organise your research data? Do you know the best practices for gaining informed consent from participants when your research involves people? Do you know […]

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Journal ‘Psychological Science’ Seeking Preregistered Replications

Making a statement in the ongoing “replication” or “reproducibility crisis,” the journal Psychological Science will now accept a special class of research–based papers that report on attempts to re-create experiments that had influential findings and that were first published in Psychological Science. This new category of “preregistered direct replications,” or PDRs, aims “to create conditions […]

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