Step 1 : First step to add project to your profile is to login into mentis.
Step 2 : Click on “My Profile” present in the drop-down menu of profile name on top right-hand corner of the webpage.
Step 3 : Click “Add new” present in “Projects” under “Research”.You can edit or remove details of particular project by using “Edit” present on right-hand side.
Step 4 : In “New Projects” you can add details in various sub-steps namely “Title & Description”, “Project Info”, “Additional Info”, “Visibility” and “Curation”. The introduction consist of instructions about using next and accept to save your information. Each sub-step is interconnected by “Next” and “Previous” button.
Step 4.1 : In sub-step “Title & Description” you can copy and paste details from existing source.
Step 4.2 : In “Project Info” you need to add details in fields namely “Duration”, “Role”, “Principal Investigator”, “Collaborators”. In “Duration” you need to add duration of the project in month and year format. If the duration is ongoing then you can use checkbox “Present”. In “Role” you need select role you played in the research work from drop-down menu consisting of “Other”, “Coinvestigator”, “Co-PI” and “Principal Investigator”. In “Principal Investigator you can add name of PI, if you have played role of principal investigator then you can leave this field. In “Collaborators” you can add collaborators for particular project.
Step 4.3 : In sub-step “Additional Info” you can attach additional documents such as class hand-outs, click the “Attach Documents” link to attach additional document. Click “Add Links to add link for existing source which provides more details about particular project.
Step 4.4 : In sub-step “Visibility Controls” you can control the visibility of particular project, by using checkbox “Hide from my public profile”.
Step 4.5 : In sub-step “Curation” you can select which profile will display this data by moving their name to the right container from profiles which list you as a member of their organization. You can list this information on their profile page.
Step 5 : Now click on “Accept”. This would be displayed as your project.