This blog has been set up by the Research Data Management Action Group at the University of Edinburgh to communicate progress on the RDM programme.
For more background information and links see our first post, Background to the Edinburgh Research Data Blog.The University Research Data Roadmap which is the basis of our work can be found here: http://edin.ac/XnMS9E.
Edinburgh research community contributions welcome!
Please contact the editor, Robin Rice, r.rice [ @ ] ed.ac.uk.
Professor Jeff Haywood, Vice Principal Knowledge Management and Chief Information Officer convened the following committees to govern our work in 2012.
RDM Steering Group
Prof Peter Clarke (Chair): School of Physics & Astronomy
Kevin Ashley: Director, Digital Curation Centre (DCC)
Prof Bob Fisher: School of Informatics, Chair in Computer Vision
Prof Margaret Frame: Edinburgh Cancer Research UK Centre, Science Director
Hamish Macandrew: Edinburgh Research & Innovation, Head of Research Support & Development
Fraser Muir: College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Chief Information Officer for HSS
Dr John Scally: Director, Library & University Collections
Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu: Library & University Collections, Senior Research Data Officer
Tony Weir, Director, IT Infrastructure
RDM ‘action’ Group
Dr John Scally: Director of Library & University Collections (Chair)
Neil Bruce: User Services Division, Head of Operational Services
Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu: Information Services, Senior Research Data Officer
Stuart Lewis: Library & Collections, Head of Research & Learning Services, Deputy Director, Library & University Collections
Stuart Macdonald: Library & University Collections, RDM Services Coordinator
Irene McGowan: User Services, Head of Consultancy Services (CMVM)
Robin Rice: EDINA and Data Library, Data Librarian
Orlando Richards: IT Infrastructure, Unix Section Research Services Manager
Committee documents are available to University of Edinburgh members logged into the RDM wiki.