Raising your proﬁle in a digital world PRISM 2011: Postgraduate Researchers In Science Medicine conference 04 July 2011
going back in timebefore we went digital
using the technology of their times
o rker s! Ne tw Erasmus Voltaire Darwin(1466 – 1536) (1694 – 1778) (1809 – 1882)
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Digital Scholarship why? your thoughts...
tools:co-writing google docs zoho.com•papers & reports•project proposals•surveys•presentations•etc
‘synchronous’ co-writing googledocs(or typewith.me) & skype(or google talk)
live discussion web telephony skype as a(n) (a)synchronous group channel ... a great tool forresearch interviews
collecting tool: diigo.comresourcessharing bookmarksannotating webpageshighlighting textsetc
taking notes tool: evernote.comdigital notetakingsnapshots ofwebsitestaggingcontentresearchnotesetc
collective tools: ning.com scivee.tvintelligence buddypress.orgsocialnetworksitescollaboratingwith a wideraudienceSharingideas &perspecives
joint projects tools: pbworks.com wikispaces.com wetpaint.com wikis: engaging in a collaborative process; co-developing a web resource...
tool:sharing ﬁles dropbox.com
organising tools: mendeley.comreferences zotero.org citeulike.orgcollectorganise&cite yourbibliographicalreferences
presentation sharingpodcasting twitter blogging
http://tinyurl.com/5c5eck public engagement
Academics to embrace Wikipediahttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-12809944
Don’t only push or pull CommunicateIt’s about dialog!
http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/56695083@N00/4464828517/sizes/l/ Identity & Reputation
but not necessarily on your own!
blog = the hubhttp://www.lisaharrismarketing.com personal, shared reﬂection of... practice, thoughts in progress, ideas, events.... aggregates distributed presence...
a storyfrom twitter and beyond about Open Thinking
crowd-sourcinginformation open tenure
happy ending http://educationaltechnology.ca/cv/
Cultivating a network where to start?
If we were to start designing a strategy for communicationand dissemination of research from scratch, based on whatis available today, without any constraints of internalstructures or external regulating bodies, what would it looklike? Cameron Neylon, RIN Event (London, November 2010) See discussion here: http://knowmansland.com/learningpath/?p=772
getting started... www.ﬂickr.com/photos/turtlemom_nancy/1914397629/sizes/o/ • analyse your needs• start with what suits your purpose better• check where ‘your community’ is• the true power of social media is in the network (people) stuck?http://webpossibilities.pbworks.com