Academic publishing news 學術出版新聞
An option would allow students to request that their dissertations remain private until one year after graduation. Under this option, the dissertation will be published online for full access by the general public after the embargo period has ended. (dailytarheel)
The decline in the number of new drug approvals over the past 10 years indicates the need for new approaches to use funding sources to pay for various stages of the drug development process. (xconomy)
This facility is IBM`s second independent R&D center in Taiwan after setting up in 2004 its first overseas R&D facility in Taiwan to develop X86-based servers. (Taiwan news)
Juggling Demands Distracts Today’s Students From Learning According to Cengage Learning/Eduventures Study
Despite obstacles to education, educational technology can enhance learning engagement.
According to the study
a. A majority (58 percent) of instructors believe that technology in courses positively impacts student engagement.
b. Seventy-one percent of instructors that rated student engagement levels as “high” report seeing a great benefit to learning outcomes as a result of using technology in courses.
c. Seventy-one percent of students who are employed full-time and seventy-seven percent of students who are employed part-time prefer more technology-based tools in the classroom. (cengage)
How Not To Get Sued For Stealing Content On The InternetUnderstanding ethical and legal guidelines on the Internet is important when using or referencing others’ materials online. Understand the following myths:
Myth 1: All’s fair in love and content
Myth 2: If it’s on Google, you can use it
Myth 3: There’s no such thing as libel on the Internet
Myth 4: On the Internet, you can be whomever you want
Myth 5: The Web allows you to hide in your anonymity (business insider)
Setting of work proposal工作提案建構 : 你工作提案的主題是什麼? 你的讀者可以明瞭工作提案的內容嗎?
Work problem工作問題 : 你的工作提案裡有你試著要解決或是想更進一步瞭解的問題嗎?
Quantitative specification of problem 問題的量化 : 你要如何量化問題來讓你的讀者明白之前文獻研究所遇到的量化限制
Importance of problem問題的中心 : 如果問題沒被解決或是充分瞭解, 這對工作提案的讀者會有多大的負面衝擊?
研究建構 Proline-rich tyrosine kinase 2（PYK2）, a non-receptor phosphorylation kinase, belongs to the focal adhesion kinase（FAK）family.
研究問題 Although in vitro experiments have indicated that PYK2 is associated with macrophage mobility, adhesion and regulation, such an association has not been made through in vivo experiments.
研究問題的量化 For instance, PYK2 is deleted in the cell as a mouse macrophage can affect the phagcytosis function.
研究問題的中心 The inability to observe its association through in vivo experiments makes its impossible to understand how the role of PYK2 in macrophage in vivo.