[ important dates ]
06.02.2015 | UQAM, room N-8150 | 12h30
Discussion about the book Histoire de la médecine au Québec 1800-2000 (Septentrion, 2014)
Denis Goulet, medicine, Sherbrooke University et history, UQAM and Robert Gagnon (presentator), history, UQAM
Peter Keating, history, UQAM
Julien Prud'homme, history, UQAM
20.02.2015 | UQAM, room N-8150 | 12h30
Suis-je cultivé? Manifestes pour la culture scientifique
Round table with Bernard Schiele (UQAM),
Florence Millerand (UQAM) and Johanne Lebel (ACFAS)
13.03.2015 | UQAM, room N-8150 | 12h30
La science menace-t-elle le pluralisme?
Éric Montpetit, political science, Université de Montréal
[ new chairs ]
Since January 1st, Christophe Malaterre and Florence Millerand appear among the five chairholders of the new strategic chairs at UQAM. They have been appointed for three years. Congratulations !
Christophe Malaterre holds a chair in philosophy of science. His work is focused on the chemical evolution and the transition between the inert and the living on primitive earth. The chair will develop interdisciplinary collaborations between scientists and philosophers at UQAM.
Florence Millerand holds a chair on the uses of digital technologies and the mutations of communications. She wants to better understand how digital technologies transform the production and diffusion of knowledge.
[ news ]
In the journal Forum, Mathieu-Robert Sauvé presents the work of Held Barbosa de Souza about post-doctoral students. She graduated in information science under the supervision of Vincent Larivière. She demonstrated that post-doctoral students publish more article per year than professors and PhD candidates, and that their work have more scientific impact.