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Academia lately: Dec. 17-Jan. 5

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, December 17, 2015
Updated: Monday, January 25, 2016

Academia lately: Dec. 17-Jan. 5

Thanks to 'net detectives J. Ellen Lathrop-Davis, Kathryn M. Burleson, and Karen Groh

Professional news

Women in STEM fields: better reporting called for

http://www.gao.gov/assets/680/673987.pdf?utm_source=AIBS+Master+List&utm_campaign=67102571a7-PPR_Dec_28_2015&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_def270e561-67102571a7-171123534

Complete, free report from GAO

The postdoc. employment problem

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/44874/title/Opinion--The-Postdoc-Crisis/

Full, free opinion piece, references from The Scientist

Magazine for adjunct faculty launched

http://adjunctcommuterweekly.com/

Website

Research

Call for more transparency in scientific publications

http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.1002333

Complete, free report, graphics, linked citations from PLoS bio.

Top 100 science stories: open access and more

 http://www.altmetric.com/top100/2015/#

Website

Top scientist dies but how does that impact the field?

http://nber.org/papers/w21788?sy=788

Free abstract from Nat'l. bur. econ. res.

Teaching and learning

Learning disabilities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XofXd05TEvg

You Tube video

Exam analysis tool

http://www.aw-bc.com/greatideas/pdfs/greatideas_ap_v1.pdf

Full, free essay, images from Great ideas

Getting students to listen to one another's presentaitons

http://chronicle.com/article/Doubling-Down-on-Student/234622?cid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en&elq=c22525f8ab784421baa545a96266d1fb&elqCampaignId=2091&elqaid=7265&elqat=1&elqTrackId=c82d185d126a44f48730dbce1e4274e1

Complete, free report from Chron. hi. ed.

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