Attention: All Academic Staff Members Employed at the NWU
You are invited to take part in a research study titled: "How do academics cope with occupational stress?" by completing an online questionnaire that will take approximately 20 minutes to complete.
For more information and to participate in this research project, please download and carefully read through the document:
Attention: All NWU Researchers, Students and Support Staff
Research Conversation Series - Research Data: New Opportunities in the Digital Age
Michelle Willmers and Thomas King (both from the Centre for Innovation in Learning & Teaching, UCT) will share their experience in terms of opportunities that are arising as more datasets are becoming available in digital format, how to share data legally, ethically, and responsibly, and what the positive impact of data sharing is for researchers and research projects.
Date: Thursday, 20 April 2017
CODATA : International Training Workshop in Open Data for Better Science
For more information please read through the information leaflet (PDF)
Application: All applications should be completed on the designated form (Word), providing all the requested information and an academic CV
eResearch Africa Conference - Data Driving Discovery
This conference provides researchers with the platform to showcase use cases where they are harnessing IT resources to conduct their work and the methods they have in place to process their data. Technological platforms and methods will be showcased to demonstrate researchers’ ability to generate, collect, share, process, analyse, store and retrieve information - showcased in international keynotes, community presentations and workshops.
Date: 2-5 May 2017
Venue: University of Cape Town (UCT) and University of Stellenbosch (US)
Registration: Please register online to participate: http://www.eresearch.ac.za/registration-eresearch-africa-2017