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<h2>Open Science at Universities</h2> <p>In order to increase transparency and credibility in science, universities must enable and reward such actions. Below are specific steps, policies, or resources that universities can take to incentive open science.</p> <h3>Policies</h3> <ul> <li>Template of <a href="https://osf.io/uaw8z/" rel="nofollow">TOP Guidelines for research institutes</a>.</li> <li>Become a signatory of <a href="https://sfdora.org/sign/" rel="nofollow">DORA</a> or <a href="http://cos.io/top" rel="nofollow">TOP</a>.</li> <li><a href="https://ec.europa.eu/research/openscience/index.cfm?pg=open-science-policy-platform" rel="nofollow">European Open Science Policy Platform</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.openaire.eu/g7-science-ministers-endorse-open-science" rel="nofollow">Recommendations from the G7 Science Ministers</a>:</li> <li>Include Open Science research indicators and metrics during the evaluation and assessment of researchers</li> <li>Ensure every researcher’s ability to deposit, access, and analyze scientific data across disciplines and borders</li> <li>Adhere to the FAIR data principles of being findable, accessible, interoperable, reusable</li> <li>Train researchers in Open Science and data skills</li> <li>Develop common good practice standards</li> </ul> <h3>What Universities are Doing to Promote Open Science</h3> <ul> <li>The <a href="http://www.osc.uni-muenchen.de/index.html" rel="nofollow">Open Science Center at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München</a> (Ludwig Maximilian University, LMU, of Munich). A result of the work by <a href="https://osf.io/nptd9/" rel="nofollow">their open science committee</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.smu.edu/dedman/academics/departments/psychology" rel="nofollow">Southern Methodist University, SMU Department of Psychology</a>'s <a href="https://www.smu.edu/-/media/Site/Dedman/Academics/Departments/Psychology/2018/Policy-on-Open-Science-032218.pdf?la=en&hash=81AC2C5C64A648B7D09E137F6AEFB8930E84CA48" rel="nofollow">open science policy</a></li> <li><a href="https://open-science.sites.uu.nl/" rel="nofollow">Towards an Open Science Programme for Utrecht University</a></li> <li><a href="http://openscienceguide.tudelft.nl/" rel="nofollow">TU Delft Guidelines for Open Science</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.cit-ec.de/en/open-science/manifesto" rel="nofollow">The CITEC Open Science Manifesto</a></li> <li><a href="https://libguides.asu.edu/openaccess/opendata-science" rel="nofollow">Open Science at Arizona State University</a></li> <li><a href="https://openscholarship.indiana.edu/" rel="nofollow">Open Scholarship at Indiana University Bloomington</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.helsinki.fi/en/news/higher-education-science-policy/clearing-the-roadblocks-on-the-way-to-open-science" rel="nofollow">University of Helsinki</a></li> <li><a href="http://libraryguides.unh.edu/datamanagement/opendata" rel="nofollow">University of New Hampshire</a></li> <li><a href="https://www2.le.ac.uk/services/research-data/find-and-share-data/open-access" rel="nofollow">University of Leicester</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.universitiesuk.ac.uk/policy-and-analysis/research-policy/open-science" rel="nofollow">Universities UK</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.zbw.eu/en/research/science-2-0/" rel="nofollow">Leibniz Information Centre for Economics at the Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.uef.fi/en/web/open-uef/avoin-tiede" rel="nofollow">University of Eastern Finland</a></li> <li><a href="https://open.ubc.ca/" rel="nofollow">Open UBC</a></li> </ul> <h3>Examples of job announcements that mention open science</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://osf.io/3yeqd/" rel="nofollow">Department of Psychology, University of Oregon</a></li> <li><a href="https://osf.io/erb2y/" rel="nofollow">Department of Psychology at the Faculty of Human Sciences of the University of Cologne</a></li> <li><a href="https://osf.io/24xr3/" rel="nofollow">Model job language</a></li> <li>"Our department embraces the values of open science and strives for replicable and reproducible research. We therefore support transparent research with open data, open material, and pre-registrations. Candidates are asked to describe in what way they have already pursued and/or plan to pursue open science." <a href="https://utoronto.taleo.net/careersection/10050/jobdetail.ftl?job=1803593&tz=GMT-04:00" rel="nofollow">from University of Toronto</a> </li> <li>Additional examples compiled by Felix Schönbrodt here: <a href="https://osf.io/7jbnt/" rel="nofollow">https://osf.io/7jbnt/</a></li> </ul> <h3>Resources</h3> <ul> <li>"<a href="http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2004089&rev=2" rel="nofollow">Assessing scientists for hiring, promotion, and tenure</a>"</li> <li><a href="https://cos.io/our-products/osf-institutions/" rel="nofollow">OSF for Institutions</a> is a free scholarly web tool that enhances transparency, fosters collaboration, and increases the visibility of research outputs at the institutional level.</li> <li>A <a href="https://osf.io/x5w7h/wiki/06%20Leaderboard/" rel="nofollow">leaderboard</a> of universities whose researchers have taken the <a href="http://cos.io/prereg" rel="nofollow">Prereg Challenge</a>.</li> </ul> <hr>
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