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Summer summary of mosquito media madness

Summer summary of mosquito media madness | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
It was a summer full of media madness. Was it worth it? What lessons were learned?
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CIDM-PH case study 2015 - Population Health Research

CIDM-PH case study 2015 - Population Health Research | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Population Health and Health Services Research Support Program
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Pay Equity & Discrimination — IWPR

Pay Equity & Discrimination — IWPR | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
e segregation of jobs by gender and other factors. IWPR’s research shows that, irrespective of the level of qualification, jobs predominantly done by women pay less on average than jobs predominantly done b
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Medical Research Future Fund board to focus on commercialisation

Medical Research Future Fund board to focus on commercialisation | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Creating a road map to help commercialise Australian research will be a top priority for the board advising the $20 billion Medical Research Future Fund.
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Federal budget: Scientists push for more research funding

Federal budget: Scientists push for more research funding | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Australian scientists are calling on the Turnbull government to move beyond innovation slogans and invest in long-term scientific research in the budget.
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This Could Have Been Shorter

This Could Have Been Shorter | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Communicating science inevitably involves a trade off between brevity and nuance. Commentator Tania Lombrozo confronts the dilemma with a 140-character challenge.
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Online collaboration: Scientists and the social network

Online collaboration: Scientists and the social network | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Giant academic social networks have taken off to a degree that no one expected even a few years ago. A Nature survey explores why.
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Putting a value on science communication

Putting a value on science communication | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Many scientists place great emphasis on community engagement and science communication as part of their careers but how can we assign a value to these activities that demonstrates their value?
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Powerful Rest And Fluids Industry Influencing Doctors' Treatment Of Colds

Powerful Rest And Fluids Industry Influencing Doctors' Treatment Of Colds | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
The Onion, America's Finest News Source.
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Scientists who tweet

Scientists who tweet | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
A growing number of scientists are using Twitter to gather and deliver information as broadly and quickly as possible.
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The Prude Who Invented the Modern Novel

The Prude Who Invented the Modern Novel | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
ed to a printer. He didn’t publish his first novel unt
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Social Media Effectiveness for Public Engagement: An Example of Small Nonprofits

Social Media Effectiveness for Public Engagement: An Example of Small Nonprofits | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
This article from the Nonprofit Quarterly is a treasure trove of examples of how 26 small organizations respond to the challenges and constraints they encounter with their uses of social media for organizing and engagement.
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Funding merry-go-round costing medical research its best and brightest

Funding merry-go-round costing medical research  its best and brightest | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Darren Saunders was looking for a cure for pancreatic cancer - but he has had to walk away from his work.
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$30 billion of 'grey literature' we can't read

$30 billion of 'grey literature' we can't read | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Australia lacks a standardised system to share grey literature
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Why women leave academia and why universities should be worried

Why women leave academia and why universities should be worried | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
A recent report reveals that only 12% of third year female PhD students want a career in academia. Curt Rice looks at the reasons why and warns that universities' survival is at risk
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Five Ways to Improve your Science Writing

Five Ways to Improve your Science Writing | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Summary of the “Writing for a General Audience” workshop at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America.
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Twitter for healthcare professionals: useful or a waste of time?

Twitter for healthcare professionals: useful or a waste of time? | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
An unusual review has just been published by Clinical Infectious Diseases by Debra Goff, Ravina Kullar and Jason Newland entitled “Review of Twitter for Infectious Diseases Clinicians: Useful or a Waste of Time?”. As a keen reader of the journal, and a keen Twitter user, I found the article to be a fascinating read. The…
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New England Journal of Medicine increasingly targeted by critics - The Boston Globe

New England Journal of Medicine increasingly targeted by critics - The Boston Globe | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
evancy and reputation. The journal and its top editor, critics say, have resisted correcting errors and lag behind others in an industrywide push for more openness i
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Here’s why the WHO responded so differently to Zika and Ebola

Here’s why the WHO responded so differently to Zika and Ebola | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Political science research on international organizations and on how issues are framed can help explain.
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Tips for success on your path to tenure

Tips for success on your path to tenure | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
What could possibly go wrong on the maddening 6-year interview?
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Has Twitter transformed the PhD experience?

Has Twitter transformed the PhD experience? | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
As the social media platform celebrates its 10th anniversary, Jack Grove examines how it has changed doctoral study
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Zika virus initiative reveals deeper malady in scientific publishing

Zika virus initiative reveals deeper malady in scientific publishing | Funding, Careers and Communication in Science Research | Scoop.it
Moves to speed up the release of Zika virus research highlight a systemic failure in scientific publishing
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