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Dancing Across Dimensions (Presentation)

Ohio State ADVANCE launches a new faculty research lecture series focusing on the research journey of Ohio State faculty. Each lecture will feature the research of an invited faculty speaker. Speakers will also share their own research journey as a way to highlight both the challenges and successes that are part of the research process.

This lecture is part of the Ohio State ADVANCE Faculty Research Lecture Series. The mission of Ohio State ADVANCE is to increase the representation, advancement and recruitment of women faculty in the academic STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine) careers, and contribute to the development and success of global research leaders.

About the speaker: 

Dr. Hannah Kosstrin is a dance historian and movement analyst. At The Ohio State University, she is Associate Professor in the Department of Dance, affiliate faculty with the Melton Center for Jewish Studies and Slavic Center, and Arts & Humanities Faculty Fellow in the Office of Research. She is author of Honest Bodies: Revolutionary Modernism in the Dances of Anna Sokolow (Oxford, 2017), finalist for the Jordan Schnitzer Book Award. Kosstrin is Project Director for the Labanotation iPad app KineScribe and Faculty Lead for the mixed-reality dance scoring application LabanLens. Visit her website: http://u.osu.edu/kosstrin.1/

$15,000 Publishing Grants for Open Access Digital Monographs in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences (Information Session)

The Ohio State University Libraries is funding Open Access scholarly monographs for Ohio State faculty in the humanities and humanistic social sciences and has committed to funding three awards a year. Awards of up to $15,000 each will be provided as subventions to participating university presses. Our next deadline for expressions of interest is February 1, 2019. To learn more about this initiative and how to submit an application, please attend this information session.

Read more: https://go.osu.edu/OAMI
Contact: LIB-OAMI@osu.edu

Who: OSU Faculty in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences
When: Thursday, January 24, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Where: Research Commons, 3rd floor of 18th Avenue Library

Publishing Grants for Open Access Digital Monographs in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences (Information Session)

The Ohio State University Libraries (OSUL) is funding Open Access scholarly monographs in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. OSUL has committed to funding awards of up to $15,000.  Awards will be provided as subventions to participating university presses. Our next deadline for expressions of interest is November 16, 2018. To learn more about this initiative and how to submit a proposal, please attend this information session.

Read more: https://go.osu.edu/OAMI

Contact: LIB-OAMI@osu.edu

Who: OSU Humanities and Humanistic Social Science Faculty
When: Thursday, November 8, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m

Digital Projects: Management (Presentation)

Whether a digital research project involves a team of collaborators or a single researcher, having a “best laid” work plan often helps prevent things from going “awry”. In this presentation for humanities and arts researchers, Dr. Leigh Bonds reviews developing a work plan- breaking down a project into steps, assigning tasks, setting deadlines, determining benchmarks, etc.- and tracking progress.

Presenter: Dr. Leigh Bonds, Digital Humanities Librarian

Who: OSU Humanities and Arts faculty and graduate students
When: Thursday, October 25, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Research Commons, 3rd floor of 18th Avenue Library

Digital Projects: Getting Started (Presentation)

When it comes to getting a digital research project underway, “knowledge is power”. In this presentation for humanities and arts researchers, Dr. Leigh Bonds discusses the process of getting a digital project started- from project scoping to determining the best platform or tool, from managing digital content to developing a proof of concept.

Presenter: Dr. Leigh Bonds, Digital Humanities Librarian

Who: OSU Humanities and Arts faculty and graduate students
When: Tuesday, September 25, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Research Commons, 3rd floor of 18th Avenue Library

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