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To highlight your expertise and increase the ability for others to bring up your profile by adding relevant terms to your profile. You can add UIC Research and Professional Expertise, Fields of Research and Mesh terms to your profile.
The suggestions below are optional for entering the Scholarly Impact Challenge. However, you may want to return at a later date to address these additional suggestions for enhancing your profile.
MyActivities allows you to generate a public profile (UICollaboratory), CVs, and BioSketches. To populate the Biographical portions of those documents, you must manually add this information to your profile through MyActivities. This includes information such as:
The following is information that can be added to your profile to enhance your public profile.
You have the opportunity to write 3 statements. Overview, Research Interests, and Teaching summary.
It is ok to just write an Overview statement and include all content in the overview statement.
Use availability to indicate the reasons why others may contact you. Currently available options include:
To add your Availability to your profile:
To add your photo and contact information to your Elements profile:
Entering your UIC Appointments
Because institutions and departments are used as filters, please follow the standardized format to enter your UIC appointments.
Enter your academic appointments held at other academic institutions. Enter only professional appointments since earning relevant degree(s).
Enter your non-academic employment held since earning relevant degree(s).
To add your Experience to your profile:
To add your Education to your profile: