[Sigmed-l] ASIST Doctoral Seminar on Research and Career Development
rhill at asis.org
Tue Jun 1 09:22:37 EDT 2010
ASIST Doctoral Seminar on Research and Career Development
ASIST 2010, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 22-27, 2010 Navigating
Streams in an Information Ecosystem http://www.asis.org/asist2010/
Apply for this great opportunity by submitting your doctoral
dissertation or proposal to the ProQuest or Thomson Reuters
competitions listed below!
This seminar at ASIS&T 2010 provides a forum for doctoral candidates
and recent doctoral graduates to discuss their research and career
plans with more senior scholars. During the seminar, the junior
scholars will become acquainted with more senior scholars working in
related areas and will have the opportunity to interact with their peers.
Ten doctoral students will be invited to participate, with partial
support from ASIST.
To be eligible to participate in the seminar, students must have
submitted proposals or the finished thesis to one of these competitions:
ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation
submissions due: June 15
Thomson Reuters Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Scholarship
submissions due: July 1
The juries for the awards will rank the submissions and the seminar
organizers will work with the jury rankings to select the students who
will be invited to participate in the seminar. Winners of the
competitions will present their papers at the conference.
For more information contact:
Student Activities Chair, Barbara Wildemuth, wildemuth at unc.edu
American Society for Information Science and Technology
1320 Fenwick Lane, Suite 510
Silver Spring, MD 20910
FAX: (301) 495-0810
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