Your colleagues, potential collaborators, grant reviewers, and patients can all see your [email protected] profile when they search for your name. Make sure your profile is up-to-date with your latest publications and professional information. Not sure where to start? Check out our helpful How-To Guide below. Or, email [email protected]with questions or for profile assistance. 

What Is [email protected]?

[email protected] is a research-networking tool that brings together publicly available information on the people, departments, and activities that collectively make up research and scholarship in all disciplines at Brown.

Example of a collaborator visualization.

Why Should I Use It?

  1. As a Brown faculty member, you already have a profile.
  2. Your profile is highly discoverable: [email protected] is ranked No. 1 out of 90 sites for Google search results.
  3. It’s not just for Brown – your patients, colleagues, reporters, even grant reviewers – look at your profile when they search your name or area of expertise. 
  4. It’s a great resource! [email protected] easily connects you to a wide network of faculty, allowing you to network and find collaborators.
  5. It provides interactive and downloadable visualizations that show the impact of your research and breadth of your collaborator network.
  6. It’s EASY. [email protected] even lets you set a delegate to manage your profile.

How Do I Access My Profile?

Go to and click on Manage Your Profile on the top right corner of the page. Enter your Brown login credentials to get started. Once you login, you can easily edit each section by selecting the gray boxes on the page.

I Don’t Have Time to Update My Profile…

Not a problem. The team at Advance-CTR is available to assist you. Email [email protected] to get started. 

5 Updates in 5 minutes that Will Enhance Your Profile:

  1. Add or update your profile picture.
  2. Add or update your CV.
  3. Approve your pending publications.
  4. Re-think your bio. What do you want potential collaborators to read when they view your profile?
  5. Add research areas as they relate to your work. This improves your chance for discovery by colleagues and collaborators.

Get started today at Or, email [email protected] for profile assistance.