Everyone at the Software Sustainability Institute would like to wish our friends and colleagues all the best for the holiday season. 2018 has been a successful year for the Institute and we're already looking ahead to 2019.
Read the Institute's 2018 Highlights. With the academic holidays, things will be quiet here at the Institute from 21st December 2018 until the 3rd January 2019. During this time, we will not be responding to enquiries. Our return in the New Year will be accompanied by an…
Lancaster Medical School are looking to appoint a Research Associate with experience in agent-based modelling (ABM) to join the DRUM: Drivers of antimicrobial Resistance in Uganda and Malawi Consortium, a £3M programme funded by the MRC.
Deadline to apply is 31st December 2018.
Stencila, an open-source and open research focused company is hiring! They are looking for Product Designer and Software Engineer (Frontend). Both positions are full-time and remote-friendly. Stencila, a successful receiver of two Sloan Foundation grants, aims to lower the barriers to reproducible research and enable collaboration between researchers with different levels of technical expertise.
We need your help filling in the 2018 RSE survey. You are eligible if you're working with research software. Previous RSE surveys have targeted specific countries. This year's RSE survey welcomes people from all over the world to participate. Please note the survey will close on 3rd December 2018. The survey takes about 10-15 minutes to complete (ca. 80 questions). Please note that this research is not compulsory and even if you decide to participate you can withdraw at any moment.
Imperial College London are recruiting a Senior RSE to join the Research Computing Service.
CarpentryConnect Manchester (#ccmcr19) will take place from 25th to 27th June 2019. Following the success of the inaugural CarpentryCon in Dublin earlier this year, we are pleased to announce that the Software Sustainability Institute is organising CarpentryConnect Manchester, in collaboration with Manchester’s Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research and with support from Manchester’s Data Science Institute.
We are pleased to announce that applications to the Fellowship Programme 2019 open on Monday 10th December 2018. The deadline for application is Sunday 3 February 2019. The Institute will be running a Fellows 2019 Launch Webinar on Friday 11 January 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm UK time.
Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research at the University of Manchester is running "Data Carpentry workshop for Social Scientists with R" on the 13th and 14th December 2018. This two-day workshop is aimed at social scientists seeking to increase their skills in data management, particularly in dealing with new forms of complex and unstructured data.
Last September, a training initiative, called Edinburgh Carpentries, based on The Carpentries model was launched at the University of Edinburgh, in collaboration with other Higher Education and research institutions in the area. Leading this initiative, Giacomo Peru, Institute Project Officer, and Sean McGeever, Computing Manager at the University of Edinburgh, are working towards securing stable institutional support for administration and coordination and to widen community participation,…
Are you interested in our activities but don’t know how to get involved? We’ve come up with a few suggestions with varying degrees of time commitment. Have a look at our new Get involved page.