Workshop Schedule & Syllabus

The complete course syllabus can be found here: WIS 6934 SYLLABUS

COURSE OUTLINE

Week Date Topic
1 8/20 Course Introduction, Thinking strategically about publication & publications
  8/22 Papers, Journals, Publishers
2 8/27 Writing strategies 1: Storytelling, Outlining, Workflow
  8/29 Writing strategies 2: Environment, Scheduling, Tools.

SLIDES FROM CLASS

3 9/3 Authorship We had a Hurricane! Sort of.
  9/5 Authorship.

SLIDES FROM CLASS

4 9/10 The Science of Science

SLIDES FROM CLASS

  9/12 Writing Collaboratively / Group Project Working Session.

SLIDES FROM CLASS

5 9/17 Citation & Reference Management Titles

SLIDES FROM CLASS

  9/19 Titles Citation & Reference Management

SLIDES FROM CLASS

6 9/24 Better figures and tables, Accessibility

SLIDES FROM CLASS

  9/26  Group Project Working Session
7 10/1
  10/3 Endnote Session with Tara Cataldo, Marston Science Library.
8 10/8 Preparing for Submission: cover letter, formatting, suggested referees. The editorial process & what happens once you push “submit”

SLIDES FROM CLASS

  10 / 10 Peer review Overview

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9 10/15 Group Project Working Session
  10/17 Potential Peer Review Biases: Editorial, Authorship, Citation, Geography

SLIDES FROM CLASS: PART 1 & PART 2

10 10/22 Code and data archiving

SLIDES FROM CLASS

  10/24 Dealing with rejection, interactions with editors, and appeals

SLIDES FROM CLASS

11 10/29 Emilio home with 2 sick kids
  10/31 Quantifying and Amplifying Impact (Metrics and Altmetrics):

SLIDES FROM CLASS

12 11/5 Promoting Publications, Diversifying productivity

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  11/7 Emerging Topics: Preprints, open review, post-publication Review

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13 11/12 Open Access, APCs, Alternative OA models

SLIDES FROM CLASS

  11/14 Group Project Working Session

Writing Review Papers, Meta-analyses, and Systematic Reviews

14 11/19 Group Project Working Session
  11/21 Emerging topics: Pre-registration, Replication, Reproducibility

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Global Patterns Issues in Scientific Publication

15 11/26 Group Project Working Session
  11/28 Group Project Presentations
16 12/3 The Future of Scholarly Publishing
Finals Week    

 

 

 

 

 

WIS 6934