RC-01: Participate in a research discussion forum

Executive Summary: 
A researcher wants to participate in an online, research-specific discussion forum.
User Importance Summary: 
Self-help and community supported help are ways to support researchers who use (or might benefit from) community services that can be accomplished without scaling the community's user support budget significantly.
Target Communities and Sizes: 
Researchers who use or might benefit from community services - 10,000 < N < 100,000