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Community Call - Research data management training materials and opportunities

Speakers

Amber Budden

Amber Budden

DataONE

As Director for Community Engagement and Outreach, Amber Budden works with the DataONE User’s Group, post-docs, and working group members to engage the community and provide education and outreach activities focussed on data preservation, management, use and reuse. Amber has a PhD in behavioral ecology and has conducted ecological and sociological research at the University of California Berkeley and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (UC Santa Barbara) in addition to teaching at York University and the University of Toronto in Canada. Amber is also a lead ont eh Arctic Data Center repository and worked in outreach and publications within the non-profit sector prior to joining DataONE.
Karl Benedict

Karl Benedict

University of New Mexico

Dr. Karl Benedict has worked since 1986 in parallel tracks of information management, geospatial information technology and archaeology. Within the College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences at the University of New Mexico he serves as an Associate Professor; as the Director of the Research Data Services Program, and as subject liaison for the departments of Geography and Environmental Studies, Earth and Planetary Sciences, and Biology. His previous experience includes fifteen years at the Earth Data Analysis Center at the University of New Mexico (including five years as the EDAC Director), for the US Forest Service, National Park Service, and in the private sector conducting archaeological research, developing geospatial databases, performing geospatial and statistical analyses, and developing web-based information delivery applications. In these positions he has developed and managed the development of information technology and data management capacity in support of multiple research and application domains including public health, resource management, hydro-climate research, atmospheric modeling, disaster planning and mitigation, and renewable energy research.

As Director of Research Data Services at UNM Karl works to support effective research data management through instruction, training, consultation, and infrastructure support. His current research foci include the development of open standards-based interoperable data management workflows and infrastructure in support of diverse research projects and streamlining the integration of research data products into long-term preservation systems to maximize the ongoing value of those data beyond the projects in which they are collected or generated. Karl is currently a co-chair of the DataONE Users Group.

DataONE Community

DataONE Community

This community call will discuss current DataONE research data management training materials, activities and resources in the context of broader community initiatives. All individuals with an interest in data management training should attend. Read more

Educational materials developed by the DataONE project, and available for community contributions, can support a wide variety of training needs by the DataONE community. The curated collection externally developed training resources discoverable through the DMTC provides a complementary selection of materials that are discoverable using criteria such as target audience, disciplinary focus, topic, and license terms. This community call will discuss current DataONE research data management training materials, activities and resources in the context of broader community initiatives. All individuals with an interest in data management training should attend.

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