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Anti-Racist Community/Citizen Science Course
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Tags: Courses

Posted on: January 12, 2023

2023 Winter Session Enrolling Soon Join four live, engaged sessions with experienced colleagues in this field to actively discuss and workshop anti-racism efforts for your project, program, and partnerships.  The course, […]

Screenshot of a presentation slide from the platform Mentimeter, showing a colorful word cloud of responses to the question: Enter three words that you think might describe the heart of this work. The largest response, in the center, is the word science, followed closely by the words collaboration, public, participatory, community, connection, collaborative, and data. The much larger range of words includes many things, including the phrases knowledge generation, ecoliteracy, belonging, place, reciprocity, inclusive, exploration, and stop centering academia.
Coming to Terms: Exploring language and practices
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Posted on: December 30, 2022

Post by Jennifer Shirk, Executive Director, Citizen Science Association Throughout 2022, CSA has been leading a connected conversation about the wide array of traditions, practices, and terms that people in this […]

Apply now: Editor-in-Chief and two Social Media Editorial Board member positions open
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Posted on: October 6, 2022

UPDATES, 15 DEC 2022: 1) EiC application deadline extended until 10 January 2023. 2) revised PDF position description now highlights role and compensation options (up to $5,000 annual stipend plus travel […]

Coming to Terms

Posted on: May 5, 2022

The debate about terms for this field is complicated – but also over-simplified. It’s time to find a way forward.

Special Collection: SDGs and International Development Frameworks
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Posted on: March 17, 2022

CITIZEN SCIENCE: THEORY AND PRACTICE Special Collection: Contributions of Citizen Science to the SDGs and International Development Frameworks Issue Editors: Dilek Fraisl* 1, Linda See 1, Jillian Campbell 2, Herizo T. Andrianandrasana […]

Call for Applications for the CSA Board of Directors

Posted on: March 3, 2022

We invite individuals to apply to serve on our Board. The Board of Directors is the governing and managing body of the Citizen Science Association, with the fiscal responsibility for the […]

Student Advisor Opportunity, HBCU Community Science Fellowship Development
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Posted on: November 16, 2021

The Advisor phase of this project has concluded. Please stay tuned for subsequent Fellowship opportunities. *HBCUs: Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The Citizen Science Association (CSA) has committed funds and support […]

CSA Job Opening: Program and Communications Assistant
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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Please help spread the word to bring a new team member on board in support of engaging programs for you and others across this field! Image: a cluster of small, red […]

Special Collection: Biomedical Citizen Science

Posted on: October 1, 2021

Call for Abstracts CITIZEN SCIENCE: THEORY AND PRACTICE Special Collection: Biomedical Citizen Science Issue Editors: Christi Guerrini, Joanna Kempner, Lisa Rasmussen, Anna Wexler Citizen Science: Theory and Practice is an open-access, […]

Ecology and Conservation Citizen Science Ethical Concerns–A Call for Case Studies

Posted on: June 8, 2021

Case studies are a great way to think through the kinds of ethical issues faced in research. Please help us gather case studies in the domain of ecology and conservation citizen science that highlight typical and/or potential ethical issues in fieldwork.