Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 22

Increase your h-index by improving your presentation

By Janine Castro, PhD According to Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H-index) “the h-index is an index that attempts to measure both the productivity and impact of the published work of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist’s most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications.” If …

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Jul 15

The Dance, Dance Revolution…of Science Communication

Source: http://insiderspassport.com/     Speaking in front of a group is hard enough, but to dance?  That pushes many scientists over the edge.  Still, if you are one of those researchers brave enough to “bust a move”, Science Magazine has a challenge for you – the Dance your PhD contest! This contest requires a whole …

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