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Collaboration Capacity

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Jian Qin and Colleagues discuss their research at the SciTS 2018 Conference. They discuss the concept of collaboration capacity which is "the ability of an individual researcher or a team of researchers to collaborate throughout the data production and publication lifecycle and sustain a network of collaborators over time." Through analyzing data on different data repositories including, but not limited to, GenBank and Protein Bank. They determined that big problems require as well as generate big data that need to collaboration and organization of a big team.

Jian Qin, Syracuse University School of Information Studies

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big data, big problems, collaboration, data repositories, metadata, team science, quantitative

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  • Learn about the field of team science: history, theory and concepts
  • Establish or maintain effective team science endeavors
  • Enhance team performance, interactions, and attitudes
  • Provide institutional support for team science
  • Provide training for team science to team members or students
  • Conduct research on/evaluate team science
  • Engage community partners in your scientific team


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Resource created by Jamie Fleishman on 6/26/2018 10:56:22 AM.

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