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ACS Past-President, Joe Francisco (University of Nebraska-Lincoln) and Matthew Michalsaka-Smith (University of Chicago) talk about the importance of international collaboration and why it is vital to your scientific career.
Dr. Rebecca Keiser, Head of the Office of International Science & Technology (OISE) at the National Science Foundation spoke to a live and web audience about the big ideas and processes coming out of the NSF and highlighted the importance of global scientific collaboration.
Every day, thousands of scientists travel around the globe to engage in scientific exchange, training, and collaboration. Learning about the lab safety issues and practices used in the host country should always be a top priority.
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ACS past President writes about the importance of international scientific collaborations.
An analysis published in Nature finds that internationally mobile authors have roughly 40% higher citation rates than authors affiliated with only one country.
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