In this issue:
Viviani Paz, Program Director, eResearch Australasia 2011
We’re open to proposals from research communities that are actively collaborating between Australia and NZ research groups, though we require a research sponsor from within a NZ research group who can commit to being hands-on during the full programme over the summer. Projects could involve the prototyping of shared databases, services, collaboration platforms and environments, HPC applications and services. Take a look at the varied projects from our 2010 programme: http://www.eresearch.org.nz/soer2010projects
Please get in touch if you’re interested in proposing a project, as a discussion always helps clarify whether these scholarships are a good fit for your project: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Richard Hosking, Programme Coordinator, Summer of eResearch
The Melbourne eResearch Group has four PhD studentships in the field of Research-driven Security Initiatives on offer and is looking for applicants. The aim is to establish an “applications-oriented” research focus on IT security at the University of Melbourne, focussing on security challenges facing domain researchers more generally.
Details on eligibility and what they provide: http://cms.services.unimelb.edu.au/scholarships/pgrad/local/available/apa. The 2011 stipendium rate for PhD students is $22,860 per annum.
Application process: http://www.futurestudents.unimelb.edu.au/info/research and http://www.futurestudents.unimelb.edu.au/admissions/applications/research for forms.
To respond to the RDSI Node proposal and expressions of interest please refer to the following documents:
For questions regarding this call please email email@example.com.
RDSI conducted a Vendor Briefing jointly with CAUDIT (Council of Australian University Directors of Information Technology) about the construction of a Vendor Panel for the RDSI Project and the wider CAUDIT membership. The details of the RDSI project are available on the RDSI website. Presentation and feedback from the briefing will be available from http://www.rdsi.uq.edu.au/vendorbriefing.
Closing Date: 21 August 2011
University of Western Sydney is seeking to appoint a dynamic facilitator of new technologies and research cultures as the eResearch Manager within the Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research). This is an excellent opportunity to make a positive impact on modern research techniques with the support of an eResearch Analyst and Advisor, as well as staff in the UWS Library, Office of Research Services and Information Technology Services Unit.
Enquiries: Professor Andrew Cheetham: firstname.lastname@example.org
Positions will be advertised soon at http://www.rdsi.uq.edu.au/jobs.
Enquiries should be directed to the Project Director email@example.com.
‘Empowering Your Research: Advanced Information Communication Technologies and Solutions’
24 – 26 August, 2011 (9am – 5pm) – Building B, Level 2, Caulfield Campus
Exhibition – Demonstrations – Seminars – Advice
The Monash e-Research Centre is proud to again host our annual exhibition, ‘eXPO’ 2011. Researchers and all members of the broader e-Research community are warmly invited. Attendance is free.
The eXPO is an informal forum in which Monash e-Research Centre staff and representatives from national and state institutions are on-hand to provide personalised advice to researchers and students.
Along with exciting demonstrations and seminar presentations, the eXPO is an ideal opportunity for e-Research institutions to engage with one another and consider the ICT solutions of the future. Areas include; high performance computing, modelling and simulation, storage and management of research data, advanced collaboration platforms and visualisation.
We look forward to seeing you at eXPO 2011.
(Enquiries: Debra.Truin@monash.edu )
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