Summary of the cOAlition S webinar: The Rights Retention Strategy and what it means for EU13 & Associated Countries

At the beginning of 2021, cOAlition S started implementing its Rights Retention Strategy (RRS). This strategy is to give researchers supported by a cOAlition S the freedom to submit manuscripts for publication to their chosen journal, including subscription journals, whilst obeying Plan S principles. It is obligatory for the funded researchers to assign an ...

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Insight Out rescheduled! Insight Out event for women in exact, technical and natural sciences.

Save the date for the Insight Out event! The third edition of the event themed ‘Learning from and inspiring each other’ will take place on the 7, 14, 21 and 28 of June 2021, from 13:00-15:15 CEST. Insight Out – Inspiring women in STEM is a career event for women in exact, technical and natural sciences, organised by NWO, with input from LNVH, ECHO, ...

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Webinar on research integrity: supporting early-career researchers in cases of alleged scientific misconduct

On 22 March, the Young Academy of Europe, SAPEA, the European Group on Ethics (EGE) and the AE Cardiff Hub organized an international webinar on the issue of scientific misconduct and support of early-career researchers in reporting such cases. The webinar was chaired by the Vice-President of Academia Europaaea, Professor Ole Petersen MAE. Almost 200 ...

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Workshop: The impact of the pandemic on young scientists

The COVID-19 pandemic has been highly disruptive to scientific research, with a range of impacts on early career researchers and their career prospects. Various YAE members have voiced their frustration around the particular challenges they are facing – from conducting research to securing funding or building a curriculum vitae for instance – and saw ...

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Nature Career Feature ‘Pandemic burnout is rampant in academia’

'The pandemic has exacerbated the existing inequalities in academia' says YAE's Outgoing Chair Dr. Mangala Srinivas in a recent Nature Career piece on pandemic burnout in academia. Working remotely, delays in research cause by the pandemic, as well as family obligations impact scientists' levels of stress and anxiety. You can read the full article on the ...

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Dr. David Fernandez Rivas a Dutch Engineer of 2021

Twente associate professor David Fernandez Rivas has been unanimously elected Dutch Engineer of the year 2021 by the professional jury. The announcement by the Royal Netherlands Society of Engineers (KIVI) took place online this year in the virtual presence of Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel. Fernandez Rivas is working hard on injection technology ...

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FYAE Dr. Patrick Roberts receives prestigious Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize

Dr. Patrick Roberts of the Department of Archaeology, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, and a member of the YAE, received this year's Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize for his research into prehistoric archaeology. The Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize has been awarded annually to outstanding researchers who are at an early stage of their scientific ...

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Read about our latest news in the March 2021 Newsletter

Read about our recent activities, events and latest developments in the March 2021 Newsletter. If you would like to receive our newsletters, please subscribe. You can unsubscribe from these emails at any time by contacting us at office@yacadeuro.org. For more information on how we process and secure your data, please view our Privacy Policy. March ...

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cOAlition S webinar: The Rights Retention Strategy and what it means for EU13 & Associated Countries

    Join us for this live interactive webinar, organised in partnership by the Young Academy of Europe and ENYAs in EU13 and Associated Countries: Estonia, Croatia, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Hungary, Albania, Israel, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, Turkey and Belarus.   When: Monday 12 April at 13:00-14:00 CET   Where: ...

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2021 André Mischke YAE Prize for Science and Policy nominations – deadline extended!

Deadline for submitting nominations for this year's edition of the André Mischke YAE Prize for Science and Policy has been extended to 15 April 2021. Please send your nominations to: yae-prize@yacadeuro.org A detailed document describing the nomination procedure for the 2021 edition can be found here: Andre Mischke YAE Prize 2021. More information ...

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