Provides the ability to profile users academically and create categories of academic people. View a list of projects, publications, and research areas
With this plugin you can now use WordPress effectively for a research group website or alumni website by associating additional academic information to selected users.
** Features **
You can create categories of academic people. For example, your research group has a group for 'social network research' and another group for 'A.I. neurological research', and you want to list people working on each group separately. That's now possible with this plugin.
You can also categorize your projects into research areas. Like a research area 'Computer Engineering' has the two previously mentioned projects, 'social network research' and 'A.I. neurological research'.
Users can attach all of the following details to their accounts:
Admin will have to explicitly select users and upgrade them to academic users. Those users will be able to edit their academic profiles accordingly by accessing the 'wp-admin/' directory.
To show academic users you will have to use '[academic-people-list]' shortcode in any page or post. Optionally, you can specify the 'category' and 'show_cat' attributes. Here is how to use it:
You can also use the follow shortcodes:
For profile pictures to work correctly, you'll have to use the User Photo plugin.
You can request additional features on this plugin WordPress forum.