Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) which is part of the Wiley Online Library. In 2014, the official name of the journal was changed to Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Dr. Mostafa started in the job last year. The news announcement can be found here: https://sils.unc.edu/news/2015/Editor-in-Chief-of-JASIST
Carolina Health Informatics Program launches a new PhD program in Health Informatics at UNC-Chapel Hill
The field of health IT is diverse, rapidly changing, and covers numerous areas of scholarship.
New PhD and Postdoctoral Fellowship training program in biomedical and health informatics launches in UNC-Chapel Hill.
Dr. Mostafa and Dr. Jacek Gwizdka publish a seminal paper in the newly launched community and conference focusing on information-human interactions and search behavior:
Mostafa, J., & Gwizdka, J. (2016). Deepening the role of the user: Neuro-physiological evidence as a basis for studying and improving search. In CHIIR 2016 – Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (pp. 63-70). Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. DOI: 10.1145/2854946.2854979
Dr. Mostafa will be a Program Co-Chair at the 2016 CIKM Conference, Indianapolis, IN
Dr. Vincent Carrasco, Postdoctoral Student at LAIR, presented and lead a discussion session at the ACM SIGIR meeting in Santiago, Chile. Read more.
The paper presents new data using fMRI method on differentiated hemispheric patterns associated with topical and factual information seeking.
More information at NeuroIS.org
Please join this exciting forum to be held in the gorgeous Campus “Casa Central” of Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (PUC Chile) and will be held in conjunction with the 38th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference. This campus is located in Av. Alameda 340, in Santiago Downtown, Chile. The workshop organizers are:
Jacek Gwizdka, NeuroIR2015@gwizdka.com
School of Information, University of Texas at Austin
Joemon Jose, Joemon.Jose@glasgow.ac.uk
School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow
Javed Mostafa, firstname.lastname@example.org
Biomedical Research & Imaging Center, School of Medicine & the iSchool, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Max Wilson, Max.Wilson@nottingham.ac.uk
Computer Science, University of Nottingham
More information Neuro-Physiological Methods in IR Research – a 2015 SIGIR Workshop
Prof. Mostafa is an associate editor for the upcoming ICIS 2015 Conference: Exploring the Information Frontier.
Interested in being a reviewer? Please sign up here.