Research

Faculty Link Event: Is My Summer a Total Wash?!?!

May 6, 2020, 3:00pm
The Berkeley Faculty Link program presents: Is my summer a total wash?!?! Strategies for maintaining productivity, catching up, or just staying afloat over the summer.
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Researching in Troubled Times: A Community Exchange About Impacts of COVID-19

April 30, 2020, 11:00am

The current pandemic has disrupted nearly every aspect of normal life across the globe. Researchers at Berkeley also face particular challenges: funding losses and interruptions; lack of access to lab spaces and equipment; loss of data and specimens; and for those working with community partners and underrepresented populations, new vulnerabilities and inequities. Graduate and post-doctoral students also face a tough job market, and early career researchers are disproportionately affected in terms of tenure, promotion, and grant prospects.

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Virtual Workshop: Running Jobs in Parallel on Savio

April 20, 2020, 3:30pm
This training will introduce you to the key concepts and tools for parallelization.
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POSTPONED: Beyond the Case: The Logistics and Practices of Comparative Ethnography

April 16, 2020, 4:00pm
This event has been postponed due to campus guidance around COVID-19, and will be rescheduled when possible. Thank you for your understanding.
Registration is unavailable.

CANCELLED: 2020 Teaching and Research Resource Fair

April 16, 2020, 11:00am
This event has been cancelled due to guidance from public health officials and campus leadership re: COVID-19. We hope to see you back in the AIS soon.
Registration is unavailable.

CANCELLED: It’s My Time: Protecting Your Time to Research, Write, and Advance

April 3, 2020, 12:00pm
This event has been cancelled due to guidance from public health officials and campus leadership re: COVID-19. We hope to see you back in the AIS soon.
Registration is not required.

I Need Money: Overcoming Hurdles to Getting Grants

February 28, 2020, 12:00pm
While not intended to offer a nuts-and-bolts discussion of successful grant-writing, this panel discussion will offer insightful information about how to overcome the typical (and perhaps atypical) barriers to initiating and completing the grant-writing process.
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The Long Haul: Best Practices for Making Your Digital Project Last

November 13, 2019, 11:00am

You've invested a lot of work in creating a digital project, but how do you ensure it has staying power? We'll look at choices you can make at the beginning of project development to influence sustainability, best practices for documentation and asset management, and how to sunset your project in a way that ensures long-term access for future researchers.

Register for The Long Haul here!

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The Trouble With Inequality

November 20, 2019, 4:00pm

This event will be a talk by Dr. Jeff Manza, Professor of Sociology at NYU and Cal grad, about his current research on attitudes towards inequality. The event is co-sponsored by the Goldman School of Public Policy.

Registration is unavailable.

ICPSR Regional Meeting in Northern California

October 24, 2019, 10:00am
The Inter-university Consortium of Political and Social Science Research (ICPSR) is hosting a Northern California meeting of ICPSR members and interested researchers, co-hosted by the Libary and the D-Lab. We’ll provide workshops on finding and using data for research, using data for teaching, how to promote ICPSR data and resources across campus, and more.
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