[Taxacom] Enabling Interdisciplinary and Team Science: A Professional Development Program from AIBS

Julie Palakovich Carr jpalakovichcarr at aibs.org
Wed Jan 18 13:37:12 CST 2017

The American Institute of Biological Sciences is offering a new program for
scientists, educators, and research managers.  This intensive, two-day,
interactive, professional development course was developed by scientists
and experts on collaboration and teamwork to provide participants with the
knowledge and skills required to become productive and effective members of
scientific teams.

Nothing teaches collaboration like practicing collaboration. This is not a
course that asks you to learn in isolation. It is a microcosm of scientific
collaboration, with extensive hands-on learning as part of a scientific

Participants will develop and hone the skills needed to:
-Engage in collaborative scientific ventures
-Eliminate barriers to effective team science
-Execute the factors that make collaborations successful
-Build the right scientific team
-Perform with a variety of personalities and work approaches
-Create a team roadmap
-Enact the five keys to leadership
-Develop effective communication strategies and techniques
-Facilitate scientific collaborations
-Apply practical solutions for team science concerns

Learn more at https://www.aibs.org/events/team_science_event.html

Julie Palakovich Carr
Public Policy Manager
American Institute of Biological Sciences
1201 New York Avenue, NW
Suite 420
Washington, DC 20005

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