If you’re responsible for improving research at your University, you’ve probably noticed the trend: interdisciplinary collaboration and team science are becoming critical to scientific research. This involves engaging academics across disciplines and building communities of researchers with overlapping or complimentary expertise. But how do you get these people together? How do you build these teams? How do you keep these diverse teams functioning?
Or perhaps you run a lab; you’re PI on a project. It’d be really useful to have new ways to inspire your colleagues to collaborate, to solve problems more creatively, or just accelerate your lab’s process of producing novel ideas. But how?
There’s also this: the idea of a team building workshop makes you cringe, but wouldn’t it be nice if you all worked together more like a team? The right kind of content-focused workshop can do that, without the touchy-feely bits.
Maybe some of the articles below will help you think about what you want to do, and how Knowinnovation might help you.