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Progress in talks with AGSEM TAs

Tue, 2014-12-16 13:29

The parties met on December 12. Two articles were discussed on this last day of negotiations in 2014: positions, and selection and appointment.

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Contact: Carol Sharpe
Organization: Human Resources
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Office Phone: 6091
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Talks continue with AMUSE floor fellows

Tue, 2014-12-16 13:25

The parties met on December 5 for a half day and exchanged proposals and counter-proposals.

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Contact: Carol Sharpe
Organization: Human Resources
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Office Phone: 6091
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CaPS Holiday Closure

Tue, 2014-12-16 12:55

Happy Holidays/Joyeuses Fêtes

Please note that our office will be closed from December 24th to January 4th inclusive.
Veuillez noter que notre bureau sera fermé du 24 décembre au 4 janvier inclusivement.

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Prof. Victoria Kaspi, Fellow of the American Physical Society

Tue, 2014-12-16 10:54

Congratulations to Professor Victoria Kaspi in the Department of Physics! She has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society for advancing our understanding of the astrophysics of neutron stars by elucidating the relationship between anomalous X-ray pulsars, soft gamma-ray repeaters, and magnetars.

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Prof. Charles Gale, Humboldt Research Award

Tue, 2014-12-16 10:54

Congratulations to Dr. Charles Gale, James McGill Professor in the Department of Physics, for winning a Humboldt Research Award!

Valued at 60,000 EUR, this award is granted by Germany's Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung/Foundation in recognition of a researcher's entire achievements to date. The award recognizes scholars whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and who are expected to continue producing cutting-edge achievements in the future.

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Researcher with Faculty of Education awarded U.S. patent for sub-cellular muscle measurement instrument

Mon, 2014-12-15 16:43

Researchers with McGill University’s Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education and Department of Physics were granted a United States patent for their invention of a new technique that helps measure microscopic forces in biological samples that can be as small as 1/60,000 of the diameter of a human hair.

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McGILL ENGLISH GRAD WINS GILLER PRIZE

Mon, 2014-12-15 12:37

Ambitious novel nets grad a Giller

by Daniel McCabe, BA’89

Do a Google image search of author Sean Michaels, BA’04, the winner of the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize, and you’ll notice something straight away – at least in the photos that don’t feature burly pro wrestler Shawn Michaels. Sean, the Montreal-based author, looks like an unassuming guy who is at his most comfortable rocking a hoodie. Not the sort of fellow who typically turns up at a swanky soirée.

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Exploring digital creativity in the workspace: The role of enterprise mobile applications on perceived job performance and creativity

Fri, 2014-12-12 15:52

Authors: Sunghun Chung, Kyungyoung Lee, Jinho Choi

Publication: Computers in Human Behavior, Volume 42, January 2015, Pages 93-109

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Research Seminar - "Stream #2 of our FMER group" with guest speakers: Dr. Charo Rodriguez, Dr. Pierre Pluye & Dr. Roland Grad

Thu, 2015-01-29 12:00 - 13:30
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Research Seminar - "Stream #2 of our FMER group" with guest speakers: Dr. Charo Rodriguez, Dr. Pierre Pluye & Dr. Roland Grad

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