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June 29, 2020 News

Senior research assistant for MUSICA project

Senior research assistant for MUSICA project ICoRSA network seeks person as a part time senior research assistant for MUSICA project Institute Background: Researchers are a highly mobile part of the global research enterprise. Policy concerning research careers is determined internationally through a variety of global organizations. At present, there is no consistent voice representing research staff and postdoctoral scholars in international policy. The International Consortium of Research Staff Associations (ICoRSA) will provide this collective voice, advocate on behalf of research staff and postdoctoral scholars, and

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April 9, 2019 News

The Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars

The Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars / l’Association Canadienne des Stagiaires Postdoctoraux (CAPS/ACSP) is a not-for-profit organization that represents the interests of postdoctoral scholars (i.e., postdocs) working in Canada (regardless of citizenship or nationality) as well as Canadian citizens and permanent residents working as postdocs abroad – a group comprised of approximately 10,000 individuals whom CAPS/ACSP defines as “Canadian postdocs”. MISSION The mandate of CAPS/ACSP is to improve the lives, training, and work experience of all Canadian postdocs. This mandate is guided by a vision of a strong

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April 3, 2019 News

ICoRSA have started work on the SwafS5 2018 project: GRRIP H2020

ICoRSA have started work on the  SwafS5 2018 project: GRRIP: Grounding RRI practices in research performing organisations The project started February 2019 and is a 4 project, and budget of €1.5million. Aim of GRRIP:GRRIP will embed sustainable RRI practices in 4 Marine and Maritime M&M research performing organisations (RPO) and 1 dual function RPO and research funding organisation (RPO/RFO) (total 5 RPO&RFO) in the M&M sectors through Action Plans (AP) for institutional and cultural change.  This will be accompanied by establishing a platform

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