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Implementing Open Science Into Your Research Practices

Whether you are working on your thesis, doing research for an organization, or want to bring the field you work in forward - applying OS practices will be an advantage for your research process and output. As implementing OS practices is not always easy, this practical guide might give some advice on how to get … Continue reading Implementing Open Science Into Your Research Practices

SIOS Interviews: E. J. Wagenmakers on Current Research Practices

Hi there, Open Science fans! You might have wondered “What was the initial inspiration for creating SIOS?" Well, then here’s some exciting news! In a very special interview, we talked to Prof. dr. E.M. Eric-Jan Wagenmakers, who added the “Good Research Practices” course to the Research Master’s in Psychology curriculum, and this is how it … Continue reading SIOS Interviews: E. J. Wagenmakers on Current Research Practices

What makes a study credible? Psychology edition.

By Max Korbmacher If you want to listen along with Max as he reads through this blogpost, check out the audio file below: There are studies of varying quality. Obviously, you would want to take your information only from the high-quality studies. But how to differentiate between studies? Here are some tips on what to … Continue reading What makes a study credible? Psychology edition.

An Interview with the Journal of European Psychology Students

by Egenaz Kiraz "It is a journal run by students and for students." The Journal of European Psychology Students (JEPS) is a peer-reviewed journal that has been publishing the articles written by psychology students and promoting open science since 2009. JEPS is a student-run, open-access journal that helps psychology students gain publishing experience and advance their careers. We … Continue reading An Interview with the Journal of European Psychology Students

A Week of Open Science – The RT2

by Maike Dahrendorf Last month, BITSS – the Berkley Institute for Transparency in Social Sciences – held its annual Research Transparency and Reproducibility Training (RT2) in Washington D.C. To some surprise, I found myself among the forty-or-so participants walking into a meeting room on a Wednesday morning. Fueled with coffee and pastries, all of us … Continue reading A Week of Open Science – The RT2

SIOS Panel Discussion: Open Science Put to Practice

How different areas in psychology implement Open Science By Sandra Geiger To celebrate our first SIOS semester and the end of the academic year, we organized a panel discussion on June 20th, 2019. In this panel discussion, we discussed how various psychological fields implement Open Science. We invited four guest speakers from various departments at … Continue reading SIOS Panel Discussion: Open Science Put to Practice