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VU professor calls for multidisciplinary global clean-energy initiative

In Nature, VU professor in physics Rienk van Grondelle calls for a global clean-energy initiative that brings together researchers from all disciplines. “Such a shared purpose would align the efforts of governments, agencies, foundations, investors, the research and policy communities, citizens and industry. 38 more words


Interdisciplinary Graduate Certificate in Sustainability

Originally posted on October 17, 2016.

Higher education institutions are increasingly hiring for interdisciplinary research and teaching. In 2011, 30 to 40 percent of all requests for proposals from the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health… 545 more words

University Of Utah

UCL Synergies podcast - Congo Citizen Science

The “UCL Synergies podcasts” is series of interviews with researchers who are working on a shared problem from two disciplinary perspective. It is part of the activities to demonstrate how UCL addresses the grand challenges. 52 more words

Citizen Science

Has GIScience Lost its Interdisciplinary Mojo?

The GIScience conference is being held every two years since 2000, and it is one of the main conferences in the field of Geographic Information Science (GIScience) 2,889 more words

Citizen Science

Week One - Singapore 2016

Over the past week, I’ve developed a list of seven topics to include in my work summary – mainly in the areas of interdisciplinary research, health economics and outcomes research. 807 more words

Social Science

Wide Research, Narrow Effects: Why Interdisciplinary Research - and Innovation - is Hard

Interdisciplinary research is seen as very valuable for society and economy. Some of that could be hype, but there are some good examples of what it can do. 437 more words

Research And Publishing