Building Team Science Workshop

Posted on: February 7, 2024   |   Categories: Announcements, News & Updates
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What is team science and why is it important collaborate? Not sure where to start with team science and need tools to implement collaborative research development? Then this workshop is for you!

Let the team from UMaine Portland Gateway guide you with this informative and action-based workshop at the Rushmore Hotel in Rapid City, SD. View final agenda here. Ready for the next step into science – then register for this workshop. Register here!

Event Outline:

Participants: E-Core & E-Rise pending & preparing, faculty, Track 2, and other RFP.


  • Two short readings (TBA)
  • Bring a solicitation that includes a team element to the workshop

Workshop: March 14 – Building Team Science Agenda

9:00 amWelcome
9:05 amCo-created Network Map Activity
9:45 amIntroduction to Collaborative Research & Team Science  
10:15 amBreak
10:30 amEffective Teamwork   Best Team/Worst Team Activity 6 Team Conditions Framework
11:15 amTrust and Listening: Frameworks  
NoonWorking Lunch
12:45 pmTrust and Listening: Activity
1:15 pmMechanics of Collaborative Research
2:15 pmBreak
2:30 pmPreparing for Friday’s Implementation Session   Solicitation Analysis Conceptual Maps Collaboration Planning  
3:45 pmWrap Up & Survey Sent to Email
4:00 pmAdjourn

Post-Workshop: March 15 – Team Planning Implementation

  • Rooms provided for self-directed research team discussions and planning.

Room Blocks: The Rushmore Hotel & Suites. Call 605-348-8300 or emailing at by Thursday, 02/29/2024 and mentioning the Guest Room Block: SD EPSCoR March 2024.

Registration Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2024

NOTE: Working lunch and working dinner included on Thursday, March 14. Meals on your own on Friday, March 15. Travel and lodging reimbursements provided by the SD EPSCoR office. Send questions to Danielle Van Peursem & Kinchel Doerner.