CASCI Talk: Collaborative Science: Designing the Future

2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing TuesdayOctober 1, 2013 11am-12pm Susan Winter, Lecturer and Assistant Program Director College of Information Studies University of Maryland Institutes, centers, labs, and consortia are often created to coordinate and enable collaborative research. These kinds of arrangements play a central role in focusing innovation on societal needs. They allow scientists and …

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[Theory Article] Organizational Citizenship Behavior

Organizational Citizenship Behavior, Version 2.0: A review and Qualitative Investigation of OCBs for Knowledge Workers at Google and beyond Kathryn H. Dekas, Talya N. Bauer, Brian Welle, Jennifer Kurkoski  and Stacy Sullivan Organizational citizenship behaviors are discretionary employee behaviors that are helpful but not absolutely required by employers. While a great deal of information has …

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Digital Societies and Social Technologies Summer Institute Helps to Bridge Common Interests Among Different Research Communities

The Digital Societies and Social Technologies (DSST) 2013 Summer Institute took place at the University of Maryland College Park, College of Information Studies from July 28-August 1.  It built on traditions established by the CSST (Consortium for the Science of Sociotechnical Systems) summer institutes and the Summer Social Webshops.  The focus was on bridging the “social” and …

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