September 30, 2013
Access to SciVal Experts connects
University's researchers across disciplines and institutions, locally and internationally
, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced its collaboration with
University by providing access to
, allowing for effective management of researcher profiles and subject area expertise identification for future collaboration projects.
Experts, a product of Elsevier's
research management solutions, is a researcher networking tool which helps locate researchers within and across disciplines and institutions. Built on publication history data from
- the world's largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature - SciVal Experts provides an overview of researchers' current publication data and grant information, making it easier to find subject area experts and form research teams within but also across organizations and institutions, locally and internationally.
"With access to SciVal Experts Qatar University will be able to more efficiently manage its constantly evolving database of faculty and researcher profiles," said Dr. Moumen O. Hasnah, Director of Academic Research at
University. "In our aim to stimulate and develop a more collaborative approach to research, we are pleased to provide our researchers with access to SciVal Experts, driven by data from Scopus, to help advance the research community at
"Elsevier is honored to work together with
University by providing them access to SciVal Experts," said
, Elsevier's Managing Director Academic & Government Institutional Markets. "We believe that it will enhance the effectiveness of their research performance, stimulating effective and efficient collaboration initiatives not only among researchers at the University, but also globally."
first national College of Education was founded following a decree by the Emir of
in his vision to place education as a priority in the country's expansion. Among a small population, the college admitted a respectable 57 male and 93 female students in its first year. Today,
University comprises seven colleges: Arts and Sciences; Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Law; Pharmacy; and Sharia and Islamic Studies. The university has over the years added a wide range of new programs that are aligned with the growing needs of the labor market and the aspirations of the society it serves. It currently boasts a population of over 8000 students and an alumni body of over 30,000.
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