The Latest Blog Posts from the Citizen Science Association:


CSA – Strategic Planning in 2018

Posted on: May 1, 2018

Since our founding in 2013, CSA has made great strides as a leanly-funded, volunteer-driven organization – but it has been a bit of a whirlwind. Now, four years into this rapid […]

New changes to Citizen Science: Theory & Practice
Category: Blog, Journal, News

Posted on: April 26, 2018

Guest post by Muki Haklay and Rick Bonney, from the Editorial Board of Citizen Science: Theory & Practice – – – – If you’ve visited the website of our journal, Citizen […]

Vote for five new CSA Board members (2018 cohort)
Category: Blog, CSA Board, News

Posted on: April 23, 2018

The CSA Nominations Committee has narrowed a pool of 30 nominees to a ballot of 10 individuals. Now we are turning to the dues-paying members of the Citizen Science Association (CSA) to […]

CSA 2019 Call for proposals

Posted on: April 3, 2018

We invite researchers, practitioners, and citizen science community members to prepare proposals for the Citizen Science Association Conference (CitSci2019) to be held March 13-17, 2019 in Raleigh, NC. Keep an eye […]

Opportunities in Sustainable Development and Open Source Technology
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: March 23, 2018

Guest post by Joshua Pearce, Michigan Tech Open Sustainability Technology Research Group – – – The state of the globe is not all bad news. For example, there has been progress […]

2019 Conference Invitation
Category: Blog, CitSci2019, News

Posted on: February 23, 2018

Guest post by Chris Goforth, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences On behalf of the local host planning committee, it is my great pleasure to formally invite you to the next […]

WEBINAR: Introducing the Citizen Science Global Partnership
Category: Blog, News, Webinar

Posted on: February 19, 2018

Cross-posting a webinar by Eye On Earth, led by Dr. Anne Bowser (CSA Board Member) and Martin Brocklehurst. This FREE Webinar will be held March 7, 2018 at 8-9am Eastern (13:00 […]

Call for Board Nominations 2018

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Nominations for the CSA Board are open! There are five open positions available, each with a three-year term beginning in May 2018. Self-nominations and nominations of others are encouraged (please see […]

Special Issue Call for Papers: Policy Perspectives in Citizen Science
Category: Blog, News

Posted on: January 26, 2018

Special Issue Call for Papers: Policy Perspectives in Citizen Science Issue editors: Lea A. Shanley, Anne Bowser, and Aletta Bonn Citizen science and crowdsourcing enable the public to make meaningful contributions […]

Free Webinar: Get ready for CitSciDay2018!

Posted on: January 21, 2018

Interested in hosting a 2018 Citizen Science Day event? Join us on February 14, 2018 to learn from both 2016 hosts and 2017 event organizers about planning Citizen Science Day activities […]