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Workshop position paper describing conceptual framework and research directions for CSCW research into public participation in scientific research.

Workshop position paper describing conceptual framework and research directions for CSCW research into public participation in scientific research.

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    Distributed Scientific Collaboration: Research Opportunities in Citizen Science Distributed Scientific Collaboration: Research Opportunities in Citizen Science Presentation Transcript

    • Virtual Citizen Science
      • Citizen science projects involve the public with scientists in collaborative research
        • Generates scientifically-valued outcomes
        • Depends on participation for scale or scope
      • Diverse characteristics
        • Participants, scientific research goals, task structure, organizational setting, IT use
      • We developed a conceptual framework to guide research & cyberinfrastructure development
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    • Issues for Refinement
      • Structure
        • Small groups, communities or networks of practice, crowdsourcing?
        • Communities vs organizations
      • Context
        • Place-based vs entirely virtual; translation of collocated practices to online versions
      • Experience
        • More than motivation, effects on outcomes