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Our monthly newsletter announces new Society initiatives, gathers RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything interesting and relevant together in one place. We are keen to feature content from our members so if you have any ideas for items to be included please submit them using the form below.

Getting to know your 2021 RSE Fellows — James Knight

Introducing James Knight from the University of Sussex! Read about his background and fellowship plans here. James Knight I originally trained as an electronic engineer but, after spending a large proportion of a summer internship ‘debugging’ a circuit using an oscilloscope, I quickly realised my strengths lay in a field where hand-eye-coordination was less...

Getting to know your 2021 RSE Fellows — Andrew Brown

Introducing Andrew Brown from Queen’s University Belfast! Here is a blogpost from Andrew about his fellowship plans. Bringing Research Software Engineering to Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics I got tired of feeling like an imposter in computational physics, so I switched to Research Software Engineering so I had a whole new field in which...

Newsletter – June 2021

Please pass this newsletter on to any of your colleagues who might be interested. Welcome to the June newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything else interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like...

Newsletter – May 2021

Please pass this newsletter on to any of your colleagues who might be interested. Welcome to the May newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything else interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like...

Mental Health in Research Software Engineering

Author: Dave Horsfall There is a huge stigma associated with mental health. Just 13% of employees would be comfortable talking about mental illness at work, but stress, anxiety and depression are particularly common - with one in six workers experiencing one at any one time. The fear of speaking up prevents people from asking for help,...

Newsletter – April 2021

Please pass this newsletter on to any of your colleagues who might be interested. Welcome to the April newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything else interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like...

The RSE Landscape

Author: Teri Forey Software is integral to research, yet those whose job it is to create and maintain that software can come from a variety of places and can follow very different career paths. As the Society of Research Software Engineering our aim is to form an inclusive and diverse community, which represents and...

SORSE 2020/21 has come to an end

Authors: Marion Weinzierl, Teri Forey The international Series of Online Research Software Events (SORSE) was launched on September 2, 2020, and closed in a big finale event on March 24, 2021. It had been initiated to replace all the cancelled national Research Software Engineering (RSE) conferences and events, and was organised by members of...

Newsletter – March 2021

Please pass this newsletter on to any of your colleagues who might be interested Welcome to the March newsletter from The Society of Research Software Engineering! Our monthly newsletter will announce new Society initiatives, gather RSE news, events, blogs, papers and anything else interesting and relevant together in one place. If you would like...