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- Publicity Tips
Your profile page is the top result when colleagues, potential grad students and reporters search for you. It also acts as a hub for visitors to see links to your lab sites, ResearchGate profile, CV and book websites.
Your profile page builds awareness for you and your work and contributes to your personal reputation.
If you are starting from scratch, please complete the project request form with at least the minimal profile info listed below.
If you already have a profile page and just want to update/modify some info – simply let us know through the project request form. Out-of-date information is worse than no information at all.
The profile page is database driven. There are a limited handful of data and file fields to use. The available fields cover most needs. If needed there is a "spotlight" field that can include content not available in other fields. Unfortunately, their location on the page cannot be changed.
These fields should be considered the minimal amount required for a profile page:
In order to maximize your profile page, please make sure you also include:
Filed under the category "nothing is ever simple". While your preferred name can be easily changed on your profile page, things get a bit more complex when it comes to the Oregon State University directory, your @oregonstate.edu email address and the name displayed with that address. HR has tried to clear things up at Campus Directory Profile: Information for Faculty and Staff.
As per AP style guide. Degrees earned by faculty and displayed with name are listed as follows.
Let Alan know if you have created a profile on either so that he can add it to your college profile page.
Consider using Google Scholar Citations, ResearchGate or ORCID. Each provide a simple way for authors to keep track of article citations. You can check who is citing your publications, graph citations over time and compute several citation metrics. ResearchGate is a great way to support and build your graduate students' professional profiles.