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Person DRAFT Profile

Version: 0.2-DRAFT (19 July 2019)

A specification for describing people in life sciences


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Contributors

The following people have been involved in the creation of this specification document. They are all members of the People group.

Group Leader(s)
Other team members

Schema.org hierarchy

This Profile fits into the schema.org hierarchy as follows:

Thing > Person

Description

The Life Science Person specification provides a way to describe bioscience events on the World Wide Web. It defines a set of metadata and vocabularies, built on top of existing technologies and standards, that can be used to represent the profile information of people in Web pages and applications. The goal of the specification is to make it easier to discover, life science profile information.





Key to specification table

Schema.org properties where the Expected Types have been changed, or new (i.e., Bioschemas created) properties/types are green.

Schema.org properties/types are red.

Pending Schema.org properties/types are blue.

External (i.e., from 3rd party ontology) properties/types are black.


CD = Cardinality


Property Expected Type Description CD Controlled Vocabulary Example
Marginality: Minimum.
description Text
Schema:

A description of the item.


MANY
mainEntityOfPage CreativeWork
URL
Schema:

Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details. Inverse property: mainEntity.


MANY
name Text
Schema:

The name of the item.


ONE
Marginality: Recommended.
email ContactPoint
Organization
Place
Schema:

Email address.


ONE
expertise URL
Bioschemas:

A textual description of the topic which a person has the most expertise in. This should make use of an ontology such as the EDAM ontology

ONE

EDAM:Topic

homeLocation ContactPoint
Place
Schema:

A contact location for a person’s residence.


ONE
image ImageObject
URL
Schema:

An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.


ONE
memberOf Organization
ProgramMembership
Schema:

An Organization (or ProgramMembership) to which this Person or Organization belongs. Inverse property: member.


MANY
orcid Text
URL
Bioschemas:

The url of ID of the person’s ORCID (see http://orcid.org)

ONE
worksFor Organization
Schema:

Organizations that the person works for.


MANY
Marginality: Optional.
advisor Person
Bioschemas:

A person who has been an educational, professional or personal advisor to the person.

MANY
curriculumVitae Text
URL
Bioschemas:

A link or body of text describing the person’s notable achievements, employment history, and contact details.

ONE
experience Text
Bioschemas:

A textual description of the professional experiences a person has acquired.

MANY
funding Text
Bioschemas:

Textual description of current or past funding ths person has acquired

MANY
interest Text
URL
Bioschemas:

Any interests held by the person. These should be single words or short phrases that relate to a person

MANY

EDAM:Topic

internatonalActivities Text
Bioschemas:

Global connetions related to teaching and scholarly work in the past 3 years

MANY
journalReferee CreativeWork
Bioschemas:

Which journals this person is a reeree of

MANY
keywords Text
Schema:

Keywords or tags used to describe this content. Multiple entries in a keywords list are typically delimited by commas.


Bioschemas:

Keywords to describe the person. These should be single words or short phrases that relate to a person.

ONE
knowsLanguage Language
Schema:

Of a Person, and less typically of an Organization, to indicate a known language. We do not distinguish skill levels or reading/writing/speaking/signing here. Use language codes from the IETF BCP 47 standard.


Bioschemas:

A list of languages spoken by the Person

ONE
works CreativeWork
Bioschemas:

All or notable publications, presentations, training materials, research outputs or any other body of work attributed to this person.

MANY

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