FAIRsharing is searching for subject area curators beyond Life Sciences.
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Subject: [rda-fairsharing-wg] New FAIRsharing Community Curation
Programme: Call for Participants
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2022 13:40:13 +0000
From: Allyson Lister via FAIRsharing Registry: Connecting data
policies, standards and databases RDA WG <***@***.***-groups.org>
To: FAIRsharing Registry WG: connecting (meta)data standards,
repositories and policies <***@***.***-groups.org>,
We are proud to announce the official launch of the FAIRsharing
Community Curation Programme
! Together with our initial
set of community curators, who have helped us prototype the programme
and have already received attribution and other benefits, we are now
actively seeking additional community curators across all subject
areas (Engineering, Natural Sciences, and Humanities and the Social
The current call will run through August, with successful participants
being contacted by September. Pleasefill out this form
let us know you're interested, and get in touch with us via email
or Twitter if you have any
questions. For more information about the tasks community curators do as
well as the benefits, please see our information on joining the
This initiative is also supported by my RDA / EOSC Future Domain
Ambassador for standards, repositories and policies
award, as the FAIRsharing
Content and Community Lead, and it is also closely linked the work and
outputs of the RDA FAIRsharing WG.
As an individual consider joining us, or please feel free to disseminate
our open call to join the FAIRsharing Community Curator Programme across
any relevant mailing lists and channels you may think would be relevant.
Apologies in advance for any cross posting that may result.
Allyson and the FAIRsharing Team
Dr. Allyson Lister
FAIRsharing Coordinator - Content & Community
Oxford e-Research Centre, University of Oxford
Data Readiness Group: https://datareadiness.eng.ox.ac.uk/
Please note that I work part time. If the matter is urgent, you may wish
to email ***@***.*** instead.
For more on FAIRsharing, please see https://fairsharing.org