Applications are open for the third round of Open Life Science (OLS-3) mentoring and training program, run by Fellows Malvika Sharan and Yo Yehudi.
Yo Yehudi, Malvika Sharan and Bérénice Batut discuss where they want to take Open Life Science in the future.
By Yo Yehudi, Malvika Sharan and Bérénice Batut. This is the second part of three parts of the Open Life Science project and community report.
Around June 2019, Open Life Science (OLS) was originally dreamed up. Yo Yehudi, Malvika Sharan and Bérénice Batut provide an overview of where they are in the project.
Being an ally is a learned skill that everyone can practise by self-education and structured training. An Ally Skills Workshop allows its participants to understand various concepts, explore social scenarios and practise simple everyday techniques they can use to make their workplace and communities more inclusive.
Open Life Science mentors share key takeaways and drivers from a recent mentoring and coaching workshop.
By Yo Yehudi, Mateusz Kuzak, and Emmy Tsang. Research software engineers are evaluated like other researchers, largely based on the numbers of publications and citations. However, metrics based on the number of publications encourage re-creating ‘new’ things or re-implementations instead of reuse, and there are huge variations in existing practices to cite software, meaning software isn't always cited or citations aren’t always captured.
By Bérénice Batut, Malvika Sharan, Emmy Tsang, and Yo Yehudi
By Yo Yehudi, Software Sustainability Institute Fellow
In 2018, Yo joined the Institute as one of our Fellows. She has kindly agreed to write a post about her experience as a Fellow. Here, she details a few reasons for applying to the Fellowship Programme and what being a Fellow has meant for her.