#sfDORA Interviews: Research Evaluation and Funding Decisions

In celebration of DORA’s fifth anniversary, we are hosting a four-part interview series that focuses on the implementation of good practices in research assessment across the world.

We are pleased to announce our second interview is with Dr. Shahid Jameel, Chief Executive Officer of the Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance. He will answer questions about his experience with research evaluation in the life sciences and about making funding decisions at the India Alliance. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions at the end of the interview.


When: Friday August 3, 8:00 – 8:30AM EDT (12:00 – 12:30 UTC)
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The half-hour interview will take place as video conference on Zoom Meeting. There is no fee to participate, but we do ask that you register for the interview using the link above. Please contact (info@sfdora.org) with any questions.

The audio and summary blog post from our first interview about hiring junior faculty with Dr. Sandra Schmid, Cecil H. Green Distinguished Professor in Cellular and Molecular Biology and Chair of the Cell Biology Department at UT Southwestern Medical Center is available here.