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SAARCH
> The list is concerned with the archaeology and art history of South Asia (India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan). It will give information about conferences and publications, provide a vehicle for swapping information with each other, and be a forum for friendly debate.

SAFEGUARDING
> This list is to facilitate discussion and fact-finding for those employed in HE who have responsibility for the oversight and delivery of their institutions legal obligations in relation to safeguarding children and adults at risk.

SAI-IRISH-STUDIES
> A discussion forum for members of the Sociological Association of Ireland,readers of the Irish Journal of Sociology, and all those interested in social policy in Ireland (North and South), Irish Studies and the systematic study of Irish society.

SALON
> S A L O N - LONDON takes the real and interactive virtual salon as a place of confluence, a radical feminist environment. Solidarity is the basis of the platform. The site is a place for groups and individuals to meet and exchange ideas productively, with a shared vision of bringing about change and coming together through new forms of feminist kinship. S A L O N - LONDON is a starting point for artists and writers, an opening, a site of participation and plurality.

SALT
> This list has been set up to support SALT - Southern Area Learning Technologists. SALT is a local network group aiming to encourage communication and collaboration between those working in Technology Enhanced Learning across the education sector in the South and provide opportunities to meet others in the same area of work.

SANCTUARY
> A mutual support network for sharing information, learning and good practice around welcoming and supporting refugees and asylum seekers in Higher Education. Members may already be involved with the Article 26 and Universities of Sanctuary initiatives, or may simply wish to join to find out more.

SARAH
> There are proposals to include additional semantics within IP addresses to aid routing and define how packets are handled. This list provides a forum for discussion of address semantics, network architectures and routing system challenges, for software and hardware research.

SARG
> Email distribution list for members of SUIG's South Asia Regional Group

SARS
> The Students as Researchers schemes list is for all HE staff involved in the leading and administration of students as researchers schemes in their broadest sense. It will provide a forum for the sharing of best practice in the management, operation and evaluation of such schemes, provide a means for people to network and ask questions about issues related to the management of such schemes. The term research should be considered to encompass students engaged in curriculum evaluation and development activities, pedagogic and disciplinary research.

SATELLITE-NAVIGATION
> This list is intended to support and promote research and discussion on all subjects related to the use and development of satellite navigation systems, most notably GPS. It is maintained by the Satellite Navigation Group of the Royal Institute of Navigation.

SATSUNET
> Satsunet is a list for sharing information and developing links across three key areas - the sociology of the biosciences, science policy and regulation, and social media/informatics. The list is managed by the Science & Technology Studies Unit at the University of York, which has a particular interest in the relationship between the social construction of policy and the social construction of innovation, with an emphasis on issues of practical importance, on subjects that are of relevance to policy debates and on questions of power and social exclusion.

SCAN
> Scholar Activist Network. A network for academics who are involved in social movements and who see their academic and activist work as being aligned.

SCAPP
> This list has been retained 12/04/2024 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list SCAPP is the newly formed Scottish Community of Access and Participation Practitioners. The list will keep our members up to date with our activities.

SCARF-USERS
> SCARF user discussion list

SCCS
> The Sussex Centre for Cultural Studies embodies the very best of the cultural studies tradition. It is committed to interdisciplinarity in the study of new cultural formations within and beyond traditional disciplinary boundaries. The Centre encompasses expertise from many disciplines including: Media, Sociology, English, History, Anthropology, Philosophy, Film Studies and has established its reputation both nationally and internationally.

SCD-CEPH-S3
> This email list is to provide a single announcement place for SCD Ceph S3 Service information.

SCHOLARSHIP-PROJECT
> This list has been retained 24/05/2021 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A site for everyone involved in the Higher Education Funding Council for England catalyst funded project (2015-2018) on embedding scholarship in College Higher Education in England, administered by the Association of Colleges

SCHOLARSHIP-SPOTLIGHT
> This discussion space is designed to share and support scholarship practices across Higher Education. The openly available innovative and developmental website can be found at https://scholarshipspotlight.uk. Here you'll find links to multiple different resources relating to the scholarship of Higher Education.

SCHOOL-LIBRARY-RESEARCH
> A list for anyone interested in research into school libraries to share information about planned, ongoing or completed research; discuss methodologies; encourage collaborative research projects etc.

SCHOOLSOFSANCTUARY
> The Schools of Sanctuary Jisc email is aimed at all educational practitioners interested in teaching about refugee issues within schools and colleges. Its purpose is to share good practice in curriculum development and other activities which promote welcome and inclusion for everybody, and in particular people seeking sanctuary. It is particularly relevant to Schools of Sanctuary and others interested in the sanctuary award. For further information on the schools of Sanctuary award please see https://schools.cityofsanctuary.org/

SCI-3L
> A discussion list for academic staff in higher education institutions with a remit for managing, teaching or researching programmes in lifelong learning with a science or technology theme. The list is also for part-time tutors who deliver such programmes. The list will be concerned with the following issues; science curriculum; issues of teaching and learning; delivery methods, quality assurance, accreditation, modularisation, assessment, institutional policy towards science and lifelong learning, sharing good practice; funding opportunities; how HE institutions can respond to the public understanding and dialogue in science debate; links with other areas of science communication

SCI-ART-MET
> Sci-Art-Met is a platform for collaborative action, bringing together the best of interdisciplinary research and holistic practitioners for action on global health and wellbeing.

SCI-ED
> This list has been retained 08/10/2021 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A forum for discussing and sharing plans, ideas and resources to improve science and interdisciplinary STEM education across the UK, improving information sharing, reducing duplication of effort, and enhancing collaboration. It is aimed at professional development providers, teacher trainers, and those working to improve delivery, policy, research and resources in science and STEM education. Members can post conferences, resources, job adverts, ask questions, identify others working on similar projects etc.

SCI-JOURN-RES
> A forum for discussion on any matter relating to science journalism research and teaching. Aims: to encourage new research networks and the exchange of ideas regarding science journalism research, teaching practice and skills development.

SCIARTMANCHESTER
> This list will bring together the Greater Manchester community working in and around art and science collaborations. While predominantly interested in helping the university sector produce more collaboration and more work, we want to reach out to artists and the wider science sector to share opportunities, ideas, and events. If you are interested in art and science - broadly understood - then this is for you! This includes bioart, nanoart, media art, and all areas of scientific research, including the social sciences, arts and humanities. Regardless of your discipline, if you are interested in bringing art and science closer together, then please subscribe.

SCICOMM
> This is a research community for science communication, public engagement, and resarch impact activity in Greater Manchester. It's a place to share, collaborate, and connect.

SCIENCE-EDUCATION
> A forum for academics engaged in the study of science education. The list will consider practical and theoretical issues relating to the teaching of science and the professional development of science educators at all levels. The list will have a research focus.

SCIENCECOUNCILDEI
> Used to discuss diversity issues and activity across science as part of the Science Council's Diversity, Equality & Inclusion project.

SCIENCEDIPLOMACY
> This list operates as the mailing list for the International Commission for the History of Science and Technology Diplomacy. Announcements of scholarly interest, eg conferences, book launches, special issues; business related to the commission; and research queries may all be communicated here.

SCIENCEINTHEPARK
> This list is for members of the public interested in an annual STEM outreach event called "Science in the Park", held at Nottingham's Wollaton Hall in March.

SCIREPS
> A forum for the discussion of the relationship between art and science, in particular the philosophy, psychology, sociology etc. of images, pictures, representations and visualisations in science and society

SCITECH-L
> The Scitech Discussion List is an email Discussion List for science technicians in schools, colleges and universities, and for those with similar professional interests. The List is intended to be used for the dissemination of good practice, and to assist subscribers in resolving problems related to all aspects of the teaching of the science in schools, colleges and univiersities. Scitech is a Discussion List for Science Technicians in schools and colleges. Others with a professional interest in the teaching of science are also welcome to subscribe.

The List is intended for the dissemination of good practice, and to assist subscribers in resolving problems related to all aspects of the delivery of science education in schools.

Organisations such as Universities and Learned Societies may also wish to use the Scitech Discussion List to announce relevant schools related events.

All science technicians are welcome to join the List. Subscription is entirely free.

However, the List is private. Consequently subscription requires a letter (on paper carrying the school/college letterhead, and preferably bearing the school stamp) to be sent to the address below.

David Ferguson
5 Stowe Court
Stockenhall Road
Stretton
OAKHAM
Rutland
LE15 7RN
United Kingdom
The letter should clearly state the name of the intended subscriber together with his/her email address (a telephone number is also useful in case there are problems with the email address).

If you have any queries about the Scitech List please feel free to email any of the List Owners:

scitech_reg@btinternet.com or
pkrobinson.lists@gmail.com

SCOS
> This is the Discussion List of SCOS,The Standing Conference on Organizational Symbolism. It provides a forum for critical debate on the culture and symbolism of organized life,with a focus on innovative research that crosses disciplinary & functional boundaries and that reflects on the forms and voices found in organizational analysis.

SCOT-BUG
> This list is open to Blackboard users in further and higher education institutions, especially those from Scotland and Northern Ireland.

SCOT-FE-COMPUTING
> A forum for staff teaching computing and related subjects in Scottish Colleges.

SCOT-FE-FLEX-LEARN-MANAGER
> This list is for all flexible learning centre managers in Scotland's 47 FE Colleges and the agencies who support them.

SCOT-FE-MIS
> This group has been set up to support MIS staff in Scottish FE Colleges

SCOT-FE-ONLINE
> This group enables colleges and FE agencies in Scotland to share information & best practice.

SCOT-FE-STAFF-DEV-OFFICERS
> This mailing list is for Staff Development Officers in Scotland's Colleges and the agencies who support them.

SCOT-FE-TECH-NETWORK-MANAGERS
> A group for those with responsibility for managing the technical side of the College's JISC connection and the internal ICT College network.

SCOT-GLOBALHISTORY
> List for members of the Scotland Global History Network

SCOT-HIST-SCI
> A network for historians of science based in Scotland, and historians of Scottish science, where "Science" embraces engineering, mathematics medicine, science and technology.

SCOTARCH
> A discussion list for archivists in Scotland

SCOTGEESE
> ScotGEESE Network is a community for GEES (geography, earth, and environmental sciences) educators and scholars across the educational landscape in Scotland. Educators and scholars from primary, secondary, tertiary, museum and public education spheres are invited together to learn and share knowledge about GEES education. Our aims are to improve GEES teaching and uplift GEES educators through research and professional development opportunities

SCOTHELD
> The email network for members of ScotHELD, Scotland's network for Learning Developers in Higher Education.

SCOTHERD
> Scottish Higher Education Researcher Developers. Practitioners' group for researcher developers from Universities across Scotland and Northern Ireland.

SCOTLANGLIT-ALL
> The Superlist for Scottish Language and Literature (ScotLangLit) lists.

SCOTLANGLIT-C18
> This list is for discussions, announcements and queries by those interested in 18th century Scottish Literature or Language. Although mainly for academic staff, contributions are welcomed from undergraduate students and non-academics.

SCOTLANGLIT-C19-C20
> This list is for discussions, announcements and queries by those interested in Scottish Literature or Language of the 19th and 20th centuries. Although mainly for academic staff, contributions are welcomed from undergraduate students and non-academics.

SCOTLEISUREHIST
> This announcement and discussion list is for historians and others working within the broad remit of Scottish leisure history, inclusive of popular culture, sports, tourism, music, cinema, etc.

SCOTMETNET-ALL
> The Scottish Metabolomics Network announcement list for all members. This list is moderated, and the default delivery is a weekly digest. For announcements, job opportunities, funding calls, meeting invites... Public archives. Subscriber information reports only accessible to list owners

SCOTPEN
> The Scottish Public Engagement Network is a meeting point for everyone with an interest in public engagement in Scotland.

SCOTRSE
> A list for Scottish Research Software Engineers.

SCOTSLINK
> A 'news and views' e-mail discussion list for all Museums, Archives, Libraries, and Electronic Services staff with a Scottish base or focus.

SCOTTISH-GEOGRAPHY-NETWORK
> The SGN aims to support the geographic community in Scotland. It will: allow existing networks to function more effectively, provide a vehicle to disseminate information on/from key Scottish geographic institutions, be a forum for the exchange of opinion on substantive and pedagogic issues.

SCOTTISH-HE-PARTNERSHIPS
> This list is designed to facilitate discussion and sharing of best practice for partnerships practitioners in Scottish Higher Education. This includes (but is not limited to) processes, governance, security and risk management and mitigation

SCOTTISH-HEADS
> To allow consultation,strategy development and encourage research into provision of counselling and other student support in Scottish HEs

SCOTTISH-MEDSOC
> This list is for announcements from the Scottish Medical Sociology group; this is a regional sub group of BSA Medical Sociology.

SCOTTISH-MICROSCOPY
> The Scottish Microscopy community networking list. List members can ask #for advice and advertise meetings/courses.

SCOTTISHCULTURALPOLICYNETWORK
> This list is intended to support the development of a community of scholars interested in the specificities of Scottish Cultural Policy and Management. It will make announcements about research, publications, projects and events.

SCOTTISHFEMINISTACADEMICS
> To provide opportunities for cross-disciplinary discussion, networking, and dissemination of information for feminist research perspectives and approaches, mainly for Scottish academics.

SCOTTISHFYEN
> The Scottish First Year Experience Network (SFYEN) is a collaborative network aimed at enhancing the transition and engagement of students entering their first year of higher education across Scotland. The network will achieve this by bringing together Scottish further and higher education institutions including academics/faculty, student services/development, student organisations and students. The network recognises the critical importance of a positive first year experience in shaping student success.

SCOTTISHPEERSUPPORTNETWORK
> A place where HE/FE Institutions can come to together and share their ideas, resources and experiences of peer learning and support across Scotland

SCOTTISHPLANNERS
> The Scottish Planners Forum provides a collective voice for professional planners within the university sector in Scotland The Scottish Planners Forum provides a collective voice for professional planners within the university sector in Scotland

SCOTTISHWEBFOLK
> Used to support activites of a group of folk, based in Scotland who are involved in managing institutional websites. The group meets quarterly and this list facilitates communication between those meetings.

SCPRN
> Scottish Cultural Policy Research Network brings together cultural policy research experts working in Scotland, including policymakers, consultants, artists, businesses, and other actors in the Scottish creative economy, to facilitate knowledge exchange, collaboration and policy and industry impact.

SCRAN
> An open list to discuss the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network, and related topics such as Digitisation, Metadata, Resource Discovery Protocols, Educational Technology and Electronic Copyright. Discussion of the content and use of SCRAN is on SCRAN-USERS@jiscmail.ac.uk

SCREENWRITING-RESEARCH-NETWORK
> A network supporting academics and reflective practitioners in this emerging research area.

SCULPTURALTHINKING
> Sculptural Thinking is a mailing list which brings together research in practice and theory around the concept of sculptural thinking. This may include areas of research interest in sculptural practice, the history and theory of sculpture, curation and archiving. Themes include: sculpture and the archive, sculpture and materials, sculpture in public. The mailing list is also open to new forms and modes of sculptural thinking in research-creation.

SCURLCOPYRIGHTLEGAL
> Sharing best practice on legal issues in the educational environment

SCURLDIR
> SCURL Directors of HEI Libraries and Learning Centres

SDC-REBOOT
> Community of interest for SDC-Reboot (Statistical Disclosure Control-Reducing Barriers to outputs from TREs) Announcements and discussions relevant to the community.

SDF
> The SDF list for dissemination of information and for discussion amongst staff developers on any topic relating to staff development broadly defined in HE

SE-PRINCIPALS
> Mailing list of Principals from Colleges of Further Education in the South East Region.

SEA-LEVEL
> Sea level research is broadly interdisciplinary and understanding the impacts of sea-level change is important to society. This list serves as a forum for discussion and announcements of interest to this community.

SEA-SITE
> Complex relationships between a wide range of factors (e.g. physical, biological and chemical) govern the preservation of marine archaeological sites. Sea-Site aims to encourage multi-disciplinary marine environmental research and fieldwork associated with submerged archaeological sites.

SEASPN-UOB
> A newly setup network for social policy research in Southeast Asia

SEATS
> This list is for those in UK FE and HE who manage and support SEAtS software to monitor attendance. The aim is to share ideas, experiences and solutions that relate to SEAtS.

SEBASE
> The SEBASE project aims to provide a new approach to the way in which software engineering is understood, by moving software engineering problems from human-based search to machine-based search.

SECRECY-RESEARCH
> This list is used by the Secrecy, Power, and Ignorance Network (SPIN) to share network and member related news, events, and research.

SECURITY-ARCHITECTURE
> This list is for discussion of security architecture within the UK Education and Research community. All those in the community working, or with an interest. in information security or enterprise architecture are welcome to join. This list is for discussion of security architecture within the UK Education and Research community. All those in the community working, or with an interest. in information security or enterprise architecture are welcome to join.

SEDA
> SEDA is the professional association for staff and educational developers in the UK, promoting innovation and good practice in higher education. SEDA is seen by many as the shaper of thought and initiator of action in staff and educational development, not only in the UK but in the international domain also. This forum is for both SEDA members and for the wider educational development community and gives people the opportunity to share information and discuss ideas relating to staff and educational development in HE.

SEDA-HE-IN-FE
> To support and provide a network for people delivering higher education in the FE sector.

SEEMOD
> This mailing list is for announcements connected to the London Mathematical Society funded research network SEEMOD (South East and Eastern MODel Theory Network).

SEFI-ENGINEERING-SKILLS-SIG
> SEFI (European Society for Engineering Education) Special Interest Group on engineering skills, including transferrable and professional capabilities.

SEISMOLOGY
> This list is used by the UK seismological community as a discussion forum, and to circulate announcements of meetings, opportunities, and other information.

SEMANTICAUDIO
> This list is used by the FAST IMPACt project partners and project participants to make announcements about and updates on the FAST IMPACt project to the subscribers of the list, as well as for discussion purposes related to project activities and project research.

SENTRY-JUNO
> A discussion list for users of Sentry Juno access control and related systems from Advanova.

SEOWG
> Email list for members of the Space Academic Network (SPAN) Earth Observation Working Group, which will provide a voice for Earth Observation sciences as part of the space-related research in the UK.

SEP
> The Society for European Philosophy held its inaugural conference in 1996, and has held an annual event every year since then. It is managed by an executive committee of academics in European Universities. The Society aims to support teaching and research in all areas of European philosophy broadly construed. It provides a forum where people working on topics in European philosophy within various different disciplines, in any country, can come together and pursue ideas. It aims to promote the understanding of the various traditions of European Philosophy within the Anglo-American philosophical world, within academia more broadly, and within the wider public sphere. The SEP conference is now a crucial annual event for students and scholars of continental philosophy. From 2005-2019 the SEP annual conference was run jointly with the Forum for European Philosophy, helping to make the three-day conference the largest event aimed at researchers and others interested in Modern European Philosophy in Europe. The SEP website can be found here: https://www.societyforeuropeanphilosophy.com/

SEPNET-PUBLIC-ENGAGEMENT
> Information about public engagement training,funding and participation opportunities

SERA-ETHICSNETWORK
> This email list belongs to the Scottish Educational Research Association's (SERA) Ethics in Education Network.

SERA-TEN
> This list is for members of the Scottish Educational Research Association's (SERA) Teacher Education Network.

SERVICELEARNING
> The purpose of this list is to develop a network for sharing and support relating to the service learning activities in HE and the community.

SETNET
> The Social Exclusion & Transport Network (SETnet) list is to support policy research into the link between social exclusion & poor public transport. It will be of interest to transport researchers, social policy specialists, urban regeneration experts as well as practioners and policy makers.

SEX-ETHICS-POLITICS
> Jiscmail for the International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics

SEX-INTIMACYINLATERLIFE
> This Jiscmail is focused in na developing theme in the intersection of sexuality, intimate relationships and gerontology. It is organised around the growing research group around the 'Sex and Intimacy in Later Life' Book series with Bristol/Policy Press, seminars and streams within larger conferences. It seeks to provide a network base for the dissemination of ideas, initiatives and research.

SEXUALHEALTHRESEARCH
> A multidisciplinary e-mailing list for those working in the field of sexual health, in research and applied settings.

SEXUALITIES-IN-CEE
> this is an academic mailing list focused on sexuality and gender in central and eastern europe.

SFACADEMICS
> This list is for those interested in solution-focused therapy/working who are also academics

SFRA
> SFRA mailing list promotes the study of science fiction literature, film, and other media and serves the members of Science Fiction Research Association as well as researchers not affiliated with the organization.

SGFA
> On May 17th 2012, the research event, Sound::Gender::Feminism::Activism took place at CRiSAP (Creative Research into Sound Arts Practice), London College of Communication, University of the Arts London. This was a postgraduate event focused on the role of gender in the sonic arts with the aim to stimulate dialogue around discourses related to feminism and sound, and to establish a network of researchers and practitioners working in these areas. This list is established as a means to extend the networking capabilities for researchers and practitioners working within these areas, to further dialogue and to make announcements to the research community about programs, events, publications and projects of interest.

SGLOSHERITAGE
> The South Gloucestershire Heritage Partnership Group brings together South Gloucestershire officers and councillors with members of the heritage community, parish councils and other relevant bodies to share information on what is happening in the heritage sector within South Gloucestershire.

SGLOSMUSEUMS
> South Gloucestershire Museums Group is an unincorporated association. The aims of the group shall be to promote inspiration, learning and enjoyment through the exploration of museum collections for the benefit of local communities and the general public. Membership shall be open to museums and heritage centres that are open to the public and whose collecting area is wholly or partly within South Gloucestershire.

SHAKESPEAREAV
> A forum for discussing the subject of audiovisual Shakespeare, with particular reference to the BUFVC's research project: 'An International Database of Shakespeare on Film, Television and Radio'.

SHARE
> This mailing list is run by Hedley Roberts, for Staff, Students, Alumni and Associates of the School of Architecture and the Visual Arts to share of information about upcoming events, openings and opportunities.

SHARED-GOVERNANCE-NETWORK
> A list to facilitate the networking together of professionals in the field of Shared Governance. Sublist of HEALTH-SERVICES-RESEARCH

SHCG-LIST
> A list for Social History Curators Group (SHCG) members to discuss social history in museums. To join the list you must be a personal or institutional member of SHCG. To unsubscribe email shcgweb@gmail.com

SHED
> SHED is composed of educationalists and academic staff developers working in Scottish Higher Education. The list is a forum for discussion of all aspects of academic practice including learning, teaching, assessment, accreditation, evaluation and CPD.

SHERPAUSERS
> For users to receive communications and updates directly from the Sherpa Product Team, and to provide feedback into general development and direction of the services.

SHITOLOGY
> List designed to foster inter-connectivity between research communities dealing with excrement. Propaideutic to SOAS Excrement Conference, October 2023 [School of Oriental and African Studies]. Includes group construction of relevant bibliographies / videographies.

SHOLG
> SHOLG is a Scottish Sector professional services liaison group, that meets 2-3 times a year across Scotland. The groups reports to ARC SCOTNI. Members discuss and share best practice around operational student records data quality issues related to HESA returns, Data Futures, SAAS, SLC, UCAS, UKVI and student records etc.

SHU-CHEFS
> Email list for announcements, discussions, postings related to the Culture, Health, Environment, Food and Society (CHEFS) Research Cluster, based at Sheffield Hallam University.

SIA-RESEARCH
> This list is to increase dialogue between researchers in the UK and internationally in order to increase the pace, quality and scope of research into suicidality in autism.

SIBMAS
> This list is used by members of SIBMAS to exchange news and views on the care and documentation of performing arts collections

SIDNEY-SPENSER
> A discussion and announcements list for scholars and students of the works of Sir Philip Sidney and Edmund Spenser, and of Renaissance literature, culture, and history more generally.

SIG-TIE
> Advance research and knowledge exchange on Translanguaging as an inclusive pedagogical approach that encourages teachers and students to value students linguistic and cultural repertoires, challenge the standard and named language ideologies and promote equitable learning, social inclusion and justice. Provide a platform for emergent and experienced scholars to engage in academic exchange on Translanguaging research and pedagogies. Provide occasional seminars and practical workshop sessions for students, teachers and researchers.

SIGGEN
> SIGGEN, mailing list for the Special Interest Group on natural language GENeration

SIGMA-NETWORK
> This list provides a discussion, communication and announcement channel for practitioners providing mathematics and statistics support to students in higher education. This includes staff working in mathematics support centres (or similar), and anyone with an interest in student-centred teaching and learning in mathematics and statistics. Posts to this list must adhere to the JISC acceptable use policy which can be found at https://community.jisc.ac.uk/library/acceptable-use-policy  In particular, since JISC is a publicly funded service, any posts advertising a product or service can only be permitted if it is in furtherance of the aims of the sigma Network https://www.sigma-network.ac.uk. Any posts advertising a commercial product or service should be infrequent and clearly state the costs involved, and remain at the discretion of the sigma Network Steering Group. If you are unsure whether your post will meet these guidelines please contact the list owner at SIGMA-NETWORK-request@jiscmail.ac.uk

SIMAC-PRESTO
> A list for users of Simac's Presto suite of solutions for managing attendance & engagement, workflows and case management processes.

SIMRADIOGRAPHY
> This list is used by the simulation in radiography group to keep in touch, share resources, provide support, propose research and disseminate findings.

SIMSOC
> This list is for announcements, news and discussion related to the use of computer simulation in the social sciences, including approaches based on micro-simulation and multi-agent modelling.

SIMULIIDAE
> A list for the exchange of news, ideas and requests concerning all aspects of simuliid (blackfly) biology. Participation is welcomed from anyone with an interest in the Simuliidae, both in the UK and elsewhere.

SISIG
> This is the mailing list for the Screen Industries Special Interest Group (SISIG) of the British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies (BAFTSS).

SJ-SIG-BALEAP
> This is the discussion forum for BALEAP's EAP for Social Justice Special Interest Group. It aims to bring together a network of EAP practitioners and researchers passionate about promoting social justice values in EAP.

SLT
> This list will provide a space for academics and practitioners in higher education to connect and share resources, ideas, best practices and innovations in the area of sustainability in learning and teaching.

SLT-LIST-UK
> This list provides a forum for speech and language therapists and related disciplines. Our aim is to encourage discussion and information-sharing about all aspects of professional activity including education, clinical practice and development of the profession.

SLUMTOURISM
> This mailing list keeps its members informed on what is happening in research on slum tourism. We send out regular updates both of academic and more general nature.

SMA
> Jiscmail for members of the Society for Museum Archaeology (SMA). To help exchange news, information, tips, etc.

SMALL-BUSINESS-ISSUES
> The aim of this list is to act as a forum for academic discussion relating to small business issues. It is essentially interdisciplinary in nature although the emphasis is placed on the analysis of small scale enterprise rather than prescriptive or how to do it approaches.

SMALL-TOURISM-FIRMS
> This list focuses on issues & trends relating to management of small tourism & hospitality firms. Particular research & teaching emphasis is given to the nature & extent of the following activities in small businesses: marketing, HRM, finance, operations, general management, & business development.

SMARTCARDS
> This list is about smartcard systems and their uses in HE/FE education. The group explores best pratice, technology and value for money. The group is not limited to tangible card systems as RFID, biometrics, IP, PIN and the cost benefit of systems and the issues of cash (and its cost) will be explored. Members will normally be existing or potential users of smartcards.

SMCA
> This is the official email list for the Scottish Media and Communication Association.

SME-LEARNING-PLANNING-GROWTH
> The list aims to foster a debate on small business growth management issues, such as: decision making, modelling/simulation, Accounting & System Dynamics models as learning/planning tools to cope with strategic change; start-up processes; knowledge elicitation; Interactive Learning Environments

SMERTES-FACULTYPOST
> FACULTY POSITIONS - OPEN RANK CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING THE GRAINGER COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS URBANA-CHAMPAIGN The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is seeking to fill at least two full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty positions at any rank in the following areas: (1) Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Construction Engineering and Management with the potential to enhance construction productivity, cost and schedule performance, safety, sustainability, and resilience of the built environment. This includes but not limited to the research areas of machine learning, computer vision, natural language processing, and rule-based systems for (a) design and construction optimization; (b) construction productivity, scheduling, cost estimating, safety, documentation; (c) project monitoring and control; (d) construction robotics and modular construction; (e) modeling and analysis of construction products, processes and organizations; (f) energy and lifecycle analysis of buildings and infrastructure systems, and (g) engineering and management of extreme events. (2) Geotechnical Engineering with a focus on natural hazards, remote sensing, and modeling and evaluation of the impacts of climate change on surface and subsurface geo-materials to identify and address risks to the built and natural environment. This focus area encompasses field, laboratory, analytical, and numerical studies of geomaterials and use of terrestrial (e.g., LIDAR) and space-based (e.g., InSAR) remote sensing tools for hazard characterization and to improve infrastructure resilience to extreme events and geohazards. (3) Railway Systems and Railroad Track Engineering with expertise in one or more of the following areas: rail capacity analysis and modeling, rail transit, high-speed and intercity passenger rail, rail network and planning, rail freight transportation operation, logistics and economics, advanced train control, computer-aided railway traffic control, and automated train operating systems, integrated passenger and freight railway system safety and risk analysis, railroad track engineering, and mechanistic design of track system and rail terminals. All qualified junior and outstanding senior candidates will be considered. Candidates from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Faculty members in the department are expected to initiate and sustain a vigorous research program. The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching, and to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service endeavors. Qualified senior candidates may also be considered for tenured Associate Professor and Full Professor positions as part of the Grainger Engineering Breakthroughs Initiative. Over the next few years, more than 35 new endowed professorships and chairs will be established in areas of strategic interest to The Grainger College of Engineering, which can be found at grainger.illinois.edu/research/initiatives/gebi. To apply, please create a candidate profile at jobs.illinois.edu. The application package should include a statement of teaching interests, statement of research interests, statement on commitment to diversity, a curriculum vitae, and a publication list, all in a single PDF file as an upload in the "CV/Resume" section. The statement on diversity should address past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service. Examples of such statements and guidance can be found at grainger.illinois.edu/about/diversity/guidelines. Candidates for tenure-track positions must provide names and contact information for three letters of reference in the application file. Candidates for tenured positions must have achieved national and international recognition for their scholarship; selected senior candidates will be contacted to provide references. The Department of CEE at Illinois has a long tradition of excellence in fundamental and translational research, teaching, and service. The Department currently has 58 faculty, $20 million research expenditures, and 680 undergraduate and 560 graduate students. Details about the Department faculty, research portfolio, facilities, equipment, and academic programs can be found at cee.illinois.edu. At the time of appointment, applicants must hold an earned doctorate in an appropriate field. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications. The expected start date is August 16, 2023, but this is negotiable. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 30, 2022. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Early applications are strongly encouraged as interviews may take place during the application period, but a hiring decision will not be made until after the closing date. For any questions concerning the application process, please contact Stacie Mertes at smertes@illinois.edu. We have an active and successful dual-career partner placement program and a strong commitment to work-life balance and family-friendly programs for faculty and staff (provost.illinois.edu/faculty-affairs/work-life-balance). The University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer, including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and complies with all applicable state and federal employment mandates. Please visit Required Employment Notices and Posters to view our non-discrimination statement and find additional information about required background checks, sexual harassment/misconduct disclosures, COVID-19 vaccination requirement, and employment eligibility review through E-Verify. Applicants with disabilities are encouraged to apply and may request a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (2008) to complete the application and/or interview process. Requests may be submitted through the reasonable accommodations Requests may be submitted through the reasonable accommodations portal, or by contacting the Accessibility & Accommodations Division of the Office for Access and Equity at 217-333-0885, or by emailing accessibility@illinois.edu.Â

SMUG
> This mailing list has been created to facilitate the sharing of information among Scottish institutions who are using the Moodle learning platform. There are no restrictions on joining the list, i.e. you don't have to be a member of an educational institution - though we do ask that you don't post any 'direct sales' messages.

SNA
> The list will facilitate discussion of social network analysis amongst interested UK academics, and will facilitate organisation of off-line meetings.

SNAS
> This super list posts to the following sub lists: SNAS-COMMITTEE The Social Network Analysis in Scotland Group (SNAS) provides a forum to discuss projects, issues and ideas related to Social Network Analysis (SNA). It aims to bring together academic staff, postgraduate students and practitioners engaging with SNA across Scotland and beyond.

SNNEC
> The listserv will provide a platform to connect scholars, museum curators and other stakeholders with a specialism/interested in Scotland's relationship with Europe in the C19th and now.

SNOMS
> The Scottish Network of Modernist Studies

SNS
> This list is for disseminating events in the area of statistical network science. It may also be used to advertise research positions in this area.

SOA
> A group for UK and international sociologists to discuss applied sociology. Engages with issues and work beyond academia. Supports the work of the British Sociological Association. To join us, please click on the 'Subscribe' button above and we will add you to the list. Nick J Fox, convenor.

SOAS
> This list is used by Jisc to share information about equality, diversity and inclusion opportunities, programmes and events at SOAS University of London, from the department of Equity and Accountability at SOAS. We hope to share for the benefit of other Higher Education Institutions

SOC-WAR-TERROR-SECURITY
> This list is for interdisciplinary academic discussion in the social sciences and humanities on war, terror and security in relation to wider society in the UK, the EU, and on a global scale.

SOCBB
> A general list for the UK sociological community, for announcements, calls for papers and job openings.

SOCCRIM
> This list is open to anyone who teaches Sociology or Criminology within Higher Education or HE in FE.

SOCIAL-ECONOMY-RESEARCH
> This list focuses on the key research issues of Social Economy in the UK and across Europe. This includes discussions, potential collaboration between researchers, and dissemination of outputs on topics related to social enterprise, social value, mutual exchange networks, and alternative social economies. The list will also promote projects carried out by the different Social Economy stakeholders and practitioners. We are looking for a way to facilitate European collaboration in the broad field of Social Economy between researchers and practitioners. The sharing of knowledge in the field and building potential partnerships in research and/or practice would be outcomes to be encouraged between list members.

SOCIAL-POLICY
> Social-Policy networks social policy specialists: academics (teaching and researching in universities, colleges, schools and research bodies), policy makers and service providers, generating discussion across the range of social policy themes and services.

SOCIAL-POLICY-ECR
> This is a network of Early Career Researchers (ECRs) working in Social Policy. For more details, see http://www.social-policy.org.uk/early-career-researcher-ecr-network/

SOCIAL-POLICY-INDIA
> This list is owned by the Executive Committee of the Indian Social Policy Association. It aims to bring together individuals and organisations in the UK and India (not exclusively) whose work centres on emerging social policy issues in India and South Asia.

SOCIAL-POLICY-POSTGRADUATE
> This list is intended for the use of those people pursuing, or supervising those pursuing, higher degrees in the social policy field. In particular, it aims to serve the needs of postgraduate members of the Social Policy Association (SPA).

SOCIAL-POLICY-SWAP
> To assist in the promotion of innovation in learning, teaching and assessment in social policy. To collate and disseminate information on good practice. To increase awareness of developments in learning and teaching. To share information on pedagogical approaches. To exchange ideas on learning technologies. To inform the community regarding relevant events.

SOCIAL-THEORY
> This list aims to provide a forum for the discussion of social theory across the social and human sciences, drawing on theories that link individual and social processes ranging from classical social theories to contemporary theories (incl. rational or public choice, new institutionalism, symbolic interaction etc).

SOCIALCAREWALES
> This list is for researchers in social care in Wales, and for practitioners and policymakers seeking to keep in touch with current developments in this area.

SOCIALCULTURALGEOGRAPHY
> A space for the sharing of ideas, resources, and information relating to social and cultural geography

SOCIALDATASCIENCE
> This is an email list for the social data science interest group at the Alan Turing Institute for Data Science. ------01/11/2022 RETAIN LIST------ This list has been retained 01/11/2022 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list

SOCIALISINGNITROGEN
> A mailing list for members of, and those interested in, the Socialising Nitrogen network. This research group are interested in work in the arts, humanities and social sciences that engage with nitrogen. Pollution / Environment / Geopolitics / History / Economy / Society

SOCIALMEDIADISCUSS
> The list will be a forum for discussion of the practical possibilities which social media affords for all aspects of academic life: with a particular focus on teaching, research and public engagement.

SOCIALPRESCRIBINGMATTERS
> This list is to raise awareness of social prescribing developments; to provide a platform for sharing information,ideas, research and evaluation and above all else to bring people together to develop collaborations and partnership through a commitment to shared values and principles.

SOCIALSTATS-SEMINARS
> The list is used to make announcements about upcoming events in the Social Statistics Seminar series. The seminars are organised by the Department of Social Statistics of the University of Manchester.

SOCIALWORK-ALCOHOL-DRUGS
> This list is for social work academics, practitioners and students who have an interest in learning more about alcohol and drugs. It is intended to allow sharing of information and information exchange between the target audience, for example, it will allow students to ask for information from practitioners and academics, academics to find out what others are doing and for practitioners to have a direct line to academics who are specialist in this area and vice versa.

SOCIALWORK-HEALTHINEQUALITIES
> The Social Work and Health Inequalities Network is to promote discussion and action by Social Work practitioners, educators and researchers to combat the causes and consequences of unjust and damaging socially created inequalities in health.

SOCIALWORKWRITING
> This list is to support the activity of an ESRC funded research project (WiSP) which has been investigating social work professional writing. The purpose of this list is to generate a conversation and networking with colleagues in HEI social work programmes about the ways in which professional writing is and could be taught. The aim is to support the development of impact resources for higher education. Membership is open to colleagues from training sections of local authorities .

SOCIOLOGY-MIDWIFERY
> A discussion forum on the social, economic, sociological & political issues of midwifery & maternity care: medicalization; professional competition; attitudes of pregnant women. It also aims to stimulate co-operation between researchers in Britain & elsewhere on cross-national comparative studies.

SOCIOLOGYOFRIGHTS
> The Sociology of Rights Study Group was formed in 2007 with the aim of promoting the study of sociology and rights online and through conferences, workshops and publications. The group's membership is drawn from academics and activists working on a broad spectrum of human rights and rights related issues, from both within the UK and overseas.

SOCIOTECH
> The list is to discuss the use of SocioTechnical approaches to Information Systems Development It is promoted by the Socio-Technical Group of BCS. Its aim is to help managers and technologists understand, design for and manage the organizational factors which surround ICTs

SOCIOTECH-INTERACTIONDESIGN
> Our key interest is how knowledge from the qualitative social sciences, such as Sociology of Technology, Activity Theory or Discourse Analysis, can contribute to the design and evaluation of the ubiquitous, pervasive and social proxy dimensions of technology. This includes an interest on how the usefulness of systems is socially constructed and culturally shaped.

SOCMH
> This group is a mailing list for the BSA Sociology of Mental Health study group.

SOCREL
> SOCREL is a discussion and news list devoted to Sociology of Religion and is primarily for academics working in the field in (or about) the UK.The list grew out of discussions in the sociology of religion groupof the British Sociological Association. Please Note Only members of SocRel are able to freely post messages through this email list.If you are not a member of SocRel but have an important announcement to distribute, please forward your message to Kim Harding (khard001@gold.ac.uk) for vetting and distribution.It is only possible to post messages using an email account that is registered as part of SocRel membership.

SOCREL-PG
> This list is to enable post grads in the sociology of religion to support each other. It is a place to try ideas out, to ask stupid (and intelligent) questions, and to winge about supervisors and the research/phd process.

SOCSCIEOLC
> Mailing list to share information about doing research and research impact in end of life care from social science perspectives.

SOFT-MATTER
> The Soft Matter Mailing List is for distributing information and announcements related to the study of soft condensed matter, which is the science of liquid crystals, polymers, surfactants, colloids, gels and networks, and biologically motivated physics.

SOFTWARE-RISK
> Software Risks include failure in terms of budget, functionality, schedule etc. This list is devoted to a discussion of topics relevant to Software Risk management which attempts to identify, assess and control risks in order to avoid or minimise the loss that would be caused by their occurrence.

SOIL-BSSS
> Soil is central to all our lives and is receiving increasing attention in political arenas world wide. The British Society of Soil Science discussion list has soil as its focus. We encourage debate and information exchange on a wide range of soil issues, both academic and practical.

SOILCARENETWORK
> This is the mailing list for the members of the Soil Care Network, an inter-disciplinary network for soil researchers. Please see soilcarenetwork.com for more details.

SOLID-IB
> Email list for the SoLid Institute Board

SONIC-TEHRAN-NETWORK
> This list serve researchers from a range of field interested in urban sound, with a focus on the city of Tehran.

SONICREBELLIONS
> Sonic Rebellions, May 2022 asks 'what is the relationship between sound and social justice?' This list is for staying up to date with further developments.

SOTL-AND-STEM
> This mailing list is intended for anyone interested in scholarship, teaching and learning with a focus on science, technology, engineering, mathematics or associated subjects.

SOUNDCULTURES
> This list is used by the Centre for Sound Cultures, founded at Queen Mary University, to discuss events and research in various disciplines and none, within and outside of higher education institutions.

SOUNDSCAPEUK
> A UK acoustic ecology group branching from the World Forum for Acoustic Ecology, bringing together all the different disciplines concerned with the soundscape.

SOUTHERN-UNIONS
> This list is for students' union staff and officers in the south of England to discuss upcoming events, issues, and share good practice.

SOUTHWESTACADEMICSKILLSNETWORK
> This list will serve as a support network to all those working to support students with academic skills.

SPACE-PLACE-CRIME
> A Working Group of the European Society of Criminology interested in Situational and Spatial Criminology

SPACE-WEATHER
> This is used to promote programmatic and technical discussion relevant to UK science and engineering research in space weather.

SPACESYNTAX
> Space syntax is a set of techniques for the analysis of spatial configurations of all kinds, especially where it seems to be a significant aspect of human affairs, as in buildings & cities. Conceived at UCL in the 70s, it is now used around the world in many research fields and applications.

SPAHOUSINGPOLICYGROUP
> Announcement list for the Social Policy Association's Housing Policy Group - info about group activities, events and publications.

SPAN
> A discussion and information list for all academics working in the field of Popular Music Studies, especially those resident in Scotland.

SPANISHINSOCIETY
> This mailing list allows members of the International Association for the Study of Spanish in Society to share information such as calls for papers, announcements of publications and events, and funding opportunities, for example.

SPECIALGIFTSNETWORK
> Informal network of fundraising colleagues who focus on face to face solicitations of between £1,000 - £25,000, including single gifts and regular gifts.

SPECTROSCOPY-GROUP
> Discussion and information distribution list serving the spectroscopy community worldwide.

SPEN-UOL
> Soil, Plant, Environment Network of researchers at the University of Leeds.

SPICA-UK-LIST
> Email distribution list for the UK consortium members of the proposed European Space Agency SPICA space telescope

SPIN
> Network for popular music scholars, musicians and industry personnel based in or with connections to Scotland.

SPIRITUAL-LANDSCAPES
> This list supports a long-term research collaboration with biological field recorders into "Spiritual Landscapes". List members will likely have attended a workshop hosted by a member of the research team, particularly Dr. Jeremy Kidwell. The list is meant to provide a forum for persons to report on their experience in the field, troubleshoot issues, and share announcements about forthcoming events that may be of interest.

SPIRITUALITY-HEALTH-HEALING
> Spirituality-Health-Healing provides a forum to promote discussion and the sharing of research around the area of spirituality health and healing. It is aimed at academics and practitioners working within psychology, psychiatry, nursing, medicine, disability studies, theology and pastoral care.

SPLD
> This list has been retained 04/08/20 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The SpLD forum aims to facilitate discussion about Specific Learning Difficulties including (but not limited to) Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia, ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome. It will be of most interest to practitioners and researchers working with adult students/clients.

SPM
> SPM (Statistical Parametric Mapping) refers to functional brain mapping analysis techniques developed by the Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging, (UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology, London), implemented in the SPM software. The list is for discussion and help with the methodology, implementation and use of SPM.

SPONTANEOUS-MEMORIALS-NETWORK
> This mailing list brings together practitioners, researchers and organisations involved in archiving and studying recent and past spontaneous memorials that appear after terrorist attacks, disasters and other tragic events. This mailing list brings together practitioners, researchers and organisations involved in archiving and studying recent and past spontaneous memorials that appear after terrorist attacks, disasters and other tragic events.

SPONTANEOUSFUTURECOGNITION
> A research network for members to circulate the latest news and research relevant to the topic of Spontaneous Future Cognition.

SPORT-AND-LEISURE-HISTORY
> The Sport and Leisure History Seminar was set up at the Institute of Historical Research in London in 2008 to provide a forum for the presentation of academic research in this field. It has also hosted a mailing list during this period, in order to publicise the seminar and other events, and is designed to serve as a hub for sport and leisure historians in London and the broader South of England.

SPORT-BUSINESS-MANAGEMENT
> This list is intended to be used by those people with an interest in facilitating the development of a cohesive British academic sport business management community.

SPORT-CULTURE-SOCIETY
> To generate interdisciplinary social science discussion (sociology, cultural studies, geography, media studies etc.) on the social and cultural analysis of sport.

SPORT-MED
> To support research in sports medicine, including exercise physiology, nutrition, the impact of disease on work endurance, applied biomechanics, treatment of injuries, and the use of performance-enhancing substances, at all levels of participation.

SPORT-STUDY-GROUP
> The Sociology of Sport Study Group of the British Sociological Association (BSA) list: facilitates the promotion of research and scholarship in the sociology of sport; represents the professional interests of those engaged in the sociology of sport; raises the profile of expertise in the sociology of sport in public debate and within appropriate user constituencies provides an opportunity for members of the sport study group to exchange and discuss research and communicate developments in appropriate national and international groups with complementary scholarly interests.

SPORTANDEU
> This is used by the members of the Association for the Study of Sport and the European Union, a research network of academics interested in the impact of European politics and policies on sport and vice-versa.

SPORTINGHERITAGE
> This group aims to share news, information, events and activities relating to the field of sporting heritage.

SPORTPHIL
> Official email list for the International Association for the Philosophy of Sport.

SPORTS-ENGINEERING
> The International Sports Engineering Association list is for discussion of engineering in sport. ISEA aims to interface academia and industry, enhance performance and enjoyment by all and reduce sports injuries through better equipment design.

SPORTS-LAW
> Covering a broad range of areas related to sport and its regulation, this list will be of use to legal academics and academics with interests in sports science/medicine/sociology/history.

SPORTSOCIALTRANSFORMATION
> The list is created as a result of the workshop organised under the Researcher Links scheme offered within the Newton Fund, the British Council and Fund de Amparo Pesquisa do Estado de Paulo - FAPESP (2004/50504-8), in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil on 10-13th March, 2015. # The aim of the list of to connect researchers, policy makers and activists interested in examining the complex range of sociocultural impacts that arise from the design, management and legacy planning for mega sport events. The impacts on local populations, spaces and community identities are deeply interconnected with processes of social and political transformation that occur via urban redevelopment and relocation, the promotion of sport development to enhance social cohesion, tourism development, and education, health and employment programs.

SR-AUTOMATE
> This list is to increase collaboration - nationally and internationally - in the development of technologies and methods for automation in systematic reviews. The International Collaboration for Automation in Systematic Reviews moderates this open list.

SREPLS
> The South of England Regional Programming Language Seminar (S-REPLS) is an informal regional meeting for researchers and industry professionals with an interest in programming language theory and implementation.

SROC-CONTACTS
> Mailing List for Institutional Contacts for SROC, for the dissemination and notification of matters of interests to SROC delegates and those working within the field of Student Records and Data.

SROC-DELEGATES
> This list is for delegates of the most recent Student Records Officers Conference (SROC) for post-conference follow on communications and for delegates to remain in touch

SSFN
> The SSFN list has been established to promote scientific exchange and to encourage resource sharing in the interdisciplinary field of social studies of finance. The SSFN list has been established to promote scientific exchange and to encourage resource sharing in the interdisciplinary field of social studies of finance.

SSLUSERGROUP
> This list is for the users of a suite of products dedicated to collections and information management and retrieval, produced by specialist software developers System Simulation.

SSN-GROUP
> A group for discussion about issues relating to the running and development of Subject Specialist Networks that focus on collections and museums

SSOSNETWORK
> This is a mailing list for researchers with an interest in topics related to Outer Space.

SSPN
> This list has been retained 04/06/2020 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list exists to promote the exchange of information and ideas related to social policy in Scotland.

SSPP-STUDYGROUP
> This list will be used by members of the BSA/SPA Study Group for the Sociology of Social and Public Policy to facilitate communication amongst the research community in this area.

SSQRG
> This list exists to help facilitate communication between geographers involved in the Sexualities, Space and Queer Research Group of RGS/IBG

STADTKOLLOQUIUM
> This list is used by postgraduate students and early career researchers in the field of interdisciplinary urban research to make announcements and disseminate information on upcoming conferences, seminars, CFPs, and other events, publications, and projects specifically relevant to postgraduate students. The list also provides a forum for discussions related to the study of cities. It is linked to Stadtkolloquium, an annual interdisciplinary postgraduate workshop based at the UCL Urban Laboratory, but open to anyone interested in urban related questions.

STAFF-DEVELOPMENT
> For discussion of issues and activities related to the field of Staff Development in Higher Education, including Curriculum Development, Learning and Teaching, Assessment, Appraisal, Audit, etc. This is a list for all those involved/interested - not just full time staff developers.

STAG
> To promote scientific archives Promote engagement and dissemination of information about scientific archives To develop systems of capture To work internationally with these aims

STARDEV
> This list will contain discussions about development of Starlink software.

STARLINK
> Starlink Software User Support: Starlink's main objectives are to provide and coordinate leading edge interactive data reduction and analysis tools for use in research by UK Astronomy,STP and Solar scientists.

STAT-LINK
> Identifying independent statisticians to sit on Trial Steering Committees (TSC) and Data Monitoring Committees (DMC) etc is often challenging. The aim of this list is to link statisticians across the NIHR, CTUs and health research groups in order to provide opportunity for reciprocation in this activity and to facilitate professional development of statisticians to fulfill these roles.

STATGEN
> The STATGEN list is intended to facilitate the exchange of information, ideas and expertise between researchers interested in statistical aspects of genetics. www.stats.gla.ac.uk/~paulj/statgen.html

STATISTICS-HISTORY
> To promote and enable discussion and exchange of information between statisticians, historians and others interested in the history of statistics

STATISTICS-HISTORY-COMMITTEE
> The purpose of this list is to enable the members of the Committee of the Royal Statistical Society's Official Statistics Section to communicate about the organisation of meetings and other educational and research activities

STATS-SEM
> The biweekly statistical seminar at University of Bristol.

STATSLAW-COMMITTEE
> This is the mailing list for the committee members of the Statistics and Law Section of the Royal Statistical Society. The purpose of the Section is to enable the Society to make informed and, hopefully, influential contributions to the administration of justice as well as encouraging research and disseminating knowledge amongst the statistical, legal (civil and criminal), forensic science and forensic medicine communities.

STEM-AUTHORS
> A list for academics and non-academics who have written, or are interested in writing, STEM books to share training, work, and other opportunities.

STEM-EDUCATION
> A list for graduates / researchers / organisations supporting STEAM / STEM / Education and the streams in these sectors (teaching, careers, policy etc) From early years/first years right upto KS4, from around the world.

STEMHORIZONS
> This list is used by the STEM Horizons committee to make announcements to regular conference followers with updates and information in relation to dates, conference location, themes, abstract submissions, registration and programmes.

STEMPEDR
> This group provides an announcement and communication channel for practitioners from the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics disciplines who are undertaking, or seeking to undertake, discipline based pedagogic research in higher education.

STEMPRA
> The list is used by members of Stempra to share ideas and discuss the latest issues in science communication. Only paid-up members of Stempra may join this list - http://www.stempra.org.uk/

STI-SSN
> A network for museums, universities and archives interested in the history and preservation of science, technology and industry.

STIGMA
> This is a mailing list for people interested in social stigma.

STITCHINGTOGETHER
> This list connects members of Stitching Together, a research network focused on participatory textile making - making textiles with others - as an emerging methodological approach used in cross-disciplinary research.

STORIES-WE-LIVE-BY
> This group is for researchers and students who have registered for "The stories we live by: an online course in ecolinguistics" (www.storiesweliveby.org.uk). The mailing list will be used for discussions about ecolinguistics and announcements of webinar times and new resources.

STRAP
> Stage Translation Research Adaptation Practice is an international discussion forum for researchers and practitioners interested in stage translation and adaptation. It is intended that this forum will help subscribers to create networks and further the discipline.

STSMN
> A mailing list for the STSMN (pronounced 'system') network. Bringing together colleagues in the Midlands, North and beyond. Exploring new collaborative futures for Science and Technology Studies.

STUDENT-DISCIPLINE
> This list is for those responsible for the day to day operations of Student Discipline so that institutions can share best practice.

STUDENT-LED
> This list provides a forum for discussion of student-led activity. Student-led activity is voluntary, extra-curricular activity started up and run by a group of students.

STUDENTCOMMS
> A discussion and information list for people working in UK higher education with a specific interest in improving communication and engagement with current students (as opposed to marketing and communication to prospective students).

STUDENTEXPERIENCE
> A jiscmail list to bring together colleagues working in the fields of student experience and engagement. Run by Josh Gulrajani and David Gilani from AUA's Student Experience and Engagement Network.

STUDENTS-IN-20C-EUROPE
> This list is used to foster debate, academic collaboration and exchange on topics related to the history of students in twentieth century Europe broadly defined.

STUDIESOFHOME
> This list is linked to the Centre for Studies of Home, a joint venture between Queen Mary University of London and The Geffrye Museum, UK. It serves as a forum for advertising and discussing events associated with the Centre and as a place where others can advertise events and share opportunities relevant to the study of home and domestic life.

STUDY-PARTICIPATION
> I am inviting you to be involved in my study. It is around the relationship between physical activity levels and moving to university (and the associated lifestyle-related changes). I am looking for first year university students who have had to move in order to study at university.

SU-INTERNATIONAL
> This list is for student officers and staff in students unions, FE and HE institutions interested in internationalising students' unions. Common topics include information on upcoming events on internationalisation and international students, international students in crisis, information on campaigns for international students, and new information on building global student communities.

SUBCULTURAL-STYLES
> This is to generate interdisciplinary discussion (within sociology, cultural studies, discourse analysis,geography)on the theory and empirical investigation of 'deviant' subcultural styles and related phenomena (clubcultures and countercultures)

SUBFOSSIL-CHIRONOMIDS
> This list is for subfossil chironomid researchers to exchange information. This can include sharing events and asking for help with identification. It can be used by researchers at all career stages, including students. Other ways to stay in touch with the community: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/439210788175361/ Whatsapp: https://chat.whatsapp.com/FuilithzrYjHfxWzfVkZOB Online seminar planning: https://tinyurl.com/47hcyjww Online seminar mailing list: https://tinyurl.com/2p8v8e59 Online list of identification keys: https://tinyurl.com/vxu22pdj This list is for subfossil chironomid researchers to exchange information. This can include sharing events and asking for help with identification. It can be used by researchers at all career stages, including students. Other ways to stay in touch with the community: a Facebook page, a Whatsapp group, an online seminar planning, the seminar sign-up list, an online list of identification keys.

SUBSTANCEMISUSEANDCHILDWELFARE
> The aim of this listserv is to facilitate policy makers, researchers and academics working in the field of substance misuses and child welfare to: - share research findings and discuss the implications for policy and practice - promote the evidence base informing policy and practice developments - develop ideas for new areas of research and enquiry - disseminate and discuss developments in policy and practice - network and develop working relationships across agency and professional boundaries

SUIOG
> This list is used by members of the Scottish Universities International Group (SUIG)

SUN-ANNOUNCE
> SUN aims to provide resources and events to support university lecturers of space engineering and technology in the UK.

SUN aims to provide resources and events to support university lecturers of space engineering and technology in the UK.



SUNGEN
> A network of academics exploring various aspects of gender and equality. Based in the University of Sunderland.

SUP-DEVELOPMENT
> A list for those concerned with the supervision of researchers and research students and those involved in supervisor development.

SUPA-PE
> A list to connect public engagement practitioners in SUPA (Scottish Universities Physics Alliance) institutions.

SUPERDIVERSITY
> Superdiversity is a relatively new field of research. The list aims to provide a forum for scholars & practitioners to discuss and disseminate their work in this field.

SUPERVISOR-DEVELOPMENT
> A list to connect colleagues involved in developing research supervisor practice - sharing resources, scholarship and discussions

SUPPORT-HPC-BCU
> This list is to support, troubleshoot and answer the frequently asked questions about using and utilising high performance compute cluster at Birmingham City University.

SUPPORT-VECTOR-MACHINES
> The Support Vector Machine (SVM) is a powerful new learning algorithm based on recent advances in statistical learning theory. SVMs have become one of the standard tools for machine learning and data mining and can perform both classification and regression.

SUPPORTINGPROFESSIONALS
> This list is for colleagues who support professionals who move into HE from other fields. It may also be of use to professionals who have made that move.

SUPPRESSED-MUSIC
> The suppressed-music mailing list is used to exchange information about composers writing music under totalitarian and other repressive regimes, not least those of Nazi Germany and Austria and Communist central and eastern Europe. This is a sub-list of MUSICOLOGY-ALL.

SURVEILLANCE
> This list is intended to support interdisciplinary exchange, research and teaching around theories, histories, institutions and fictions of surveillance.

SURVEYFUTURES
> Survey Futures is a whole-sector collaboration between the academic, public and private sectors to ensure the future of social survey data collection in the UK. The list is for discussion of all issues relevant to the objectives of the collaboration.

SUSCAG
> This list is open to members of the Scottish Universities Special Collections and Archives Group (SUSCAG)to discuss any and all matters relating to Special Collections and Archives in Scottish Institutions of Higher Education and to circulate information on the subject of HE Research Collections.

SUSDESIGNTEACH
> This list is for the sharing of techniques and materials for teaching sustainable design in a range of design disciplines such as architecture, product design, or interiors.

SUSSEX-ISC
> The University of Sussex is seeking to appoint an external examiner for Finance and Accounting, to examine the International Year One Programme. The course is delivered by our partnership organisation, Study Group, at our on campus International Study Centre. Applications from candidates with experience of collaborative provision will be prioritised. Please note that we are unable to accept applications from those who: • Have previously been appointed as an external examiner at the University of Sussex. • Within the last five years, have been a member of staff or student within the University of Sussex or one of its Partner Institutions (including Study Group); • Have any direct interest in or ties to the University or Study Group. • Hold more than one other external examiner position. Information on the external examining role at the University of Sussex is available here: https://www.sussex.ac.uk/webteam/gateway/file.php?name= ee-handbook-2015-16- (final).pdf&site= 457 Please send expressions of interest and a current CV to Isabel Costello, Academic Development and Quality Enhancement Officer (I.Costello@sussex.ac.uk). Closing date: 5th May 2017

SUSTAINABILITY
> A list to support staff in FE & Skills Sectors and HE who are interested in Sustainability in their organisations.

SUSTAINABILITY-INTERNATIONAL
> This list is for university staff across the world to discuss sustainability issues and solutions. The aim is to provide a global network for sharing best practice in the field of sustainability and its application to university operations. Inspired by the Making Universities Sustainable Conference in Copenhagen 2014. This is the first global email-list for HE Sustainability Professionals and is intended to be a hotbed of discussion for everything sustainability related in the sector, a place to share bright ideas and best practice and ensure that we are working together on a global scale to tackle the issues surrounding sustainability. It is completely free of charge and open to anyone working in sustainability in the higher education sector. There are a couple of ground rules: - Please keep the discussion friendly - Please keep to the subject of sustainability - Please keep the emails in English. Helpful tips: If you would like to start a private discussion please reply to the sender’s email address and not hit the ‘reply’ button. To enable his to happen please remember to provide your email address in your contact details when you sign off an email to the group.

SUSTAINABLE-GLOBAL-CITIZENSHIP
> Following on from the Education for Sustainable Development: Graduates as Global Citizens conference, this list is a forum for the continuation of debate and dialogue. It is an interdisciplinary online forum for contributions on sustainable development and global citizenship issues in HE.

SUSTAINABLE-ICT
> The energy used by ICT services is significant, but largely hidden. This list provides forum for those responsible for service provision and building management in education establishments to discuss the development of lower energy, more sustainable ICT policies and practices.

SUSTAINABLE-ORG
> The primary aim of the forum is to disseminate discussions that reflect current issues to operationalising Sustainable Development at the organisational level (though not exclusively; regional, national, international perspectives will also be facilitated). Sublist of total-quality-all

SUSTAINABLE-PLANT-MED
> This list has been retained 07/09/2021. No one can subscribe to this list, no one can post to this list. Contact help@jisc.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A forum for debate and information exchange on research in aspects of sustainable plant medicine. Members will be drawn from fields of agroforestry, complementary health, ecology, ethnobotany, herbal medicine, horticulture, medicine and phytopharmacy.

SUSTAINABLEREMEDIATION
> This list exists to facilitate the sharing of information and exchange of experience in the identification and implementation of sustainable remediation. Researchers, practitioners and regulators are welcome to join and benefit from others experiences and in due course share their own thoughts and insights into this field.

SUV-MEMBERS
> This list is run by the International Council on Archives Section on University and Research Institution Archives (https://www.ica.org/en/about-university-archives-suv) for its members and to encourage broader professional discussion among those interested in its topics.

SVAG
> Discussion list for members of SVAG - Scottish Visual Arts Group

SVG
> This list is used to communicate with all members of the Scottish Vision Group (SVG).

SW-EM
> SW-EM is a community of all those working within the field of electron microscopy in the South West UK. Open to all students, early-career researchers, technicians and academics alike, SW-EM aims to serve anyone working in Electron Microscopy in the SW.

SW-PFHEA
> Mailing list for members of the South-West Principal Fellows (PFHEA) Group to share good practice, have discussions, and arrange meetings

SWAN
> This list is used for sharing announcements and discussion related to studying and researching anthropology at universities in the southwest region

SWARF
> A list to discuss the development of an archaeological research agenda for the South West of England Web Site www.somerset.gov.uk/swarf

SWBIO-DTP-INTEREST
> Using the email address to capture contact details of prospective students who are interested in finding out more about SWBio DTP, ahead of the project calls.

SWOP
> Discussion Group for SWOP (the Scottish Working Group on Official Publications).

SWWT
> Forum for European experts in space weather applications related science. It promotes the development of European space weather capabilities. This includes knowledge transfer into space weather applications and research into the underpinning science.

SYMPLECTIC-USERS
> List for those using Symplectic as their CRIS (Central Research Information System). Membership is restricted to those working directly with repositories and Symplectic software. This is primarily those based in libraries, IT departments and research offices.

SYNERBI-ANNOUNCE
> This is a general, low volume, list for announcements about meetings, news and events.

SYNERBI-DEVEL
> A list for developers to discuss CCP SyneRBI software, including SIRF.

SYNERBI-PHANTOMS
> A list for the discussion about PET-MR and other multi-modality phantoms

SYNERBI-USERS
> A list for users to discuss CCP SyneRBI software, including SIRF.

SYNTEACH-ANNOUNCE
> Announcements related to the SynTeach project on syntax pedagogy in Canada, UK and US HE.

SYNTHESIS-SWIM
> This list is for researchers interested in sharing knowledge and learning about synthesis without meta-analysis in systematic reviews.

SYREN
> The Synthesizer Research Network (SyReN) is a UK-based network of academics, industry, musicians, and expert enthusiasts. The goal of the network is to bring stakeholders together to improve our understanding of how synthesizers are used by musicians to improve the design of future instruments and performance practice.

SYS-REVIEW
> An electronic discussion forum for members of the HE research community undertaking systematic reviews, with input from information specialists, and practitioners. The list aims to provide a platform for information sharing, problem-solving, dissemination and mutual support.

SYSFLING
> Sysfling is the main international discussion group for the international SFL community. Discussion includes various issues related to theory and/or methodologies, announcements of books and conferences, answers to questions (e.g., What work has been done in SFL on X), etc.