Research Data Management and Open Data - Janez Štebe
This a free of charge ‘supplementary short course’ sponsored by the 'Slovenian Social Science Data Archives (ADP) and FOSTER project'.
Please note this course can only be taken with a week-one, week-two or two-week course not on its own. To book this course, add it as an extra item when you register.
Janez Štebe, Ph. D., is Assistant Professor at the University of Ljubljana, where he has been teaching Social Science Methodology since 1998. He taught on various graduate and postgraduate courses related to comparative secondary analysis and on research data life cycle issues. He is active in international networks of social science infrastructure. He advises on digital preservation and open access policy issues. He is head of the ADP.
No specific prerequisite knowledge is required.
Short course outline
Training consists of lectures and hands-on sessions focused on good Research Data Management practices and issues related to data sharing within the current EU frameworks, which foster open science.
Topics covered during the training address critical areas related to Research Data Management for open data in the social sciences: preparing a Research Data Management (RDM) plan, licensing data and intellectual property, metadata and contextual description (documentation), ethical and legal aspects of sharing sensitive or confidential data, anonymizing research data for reuse, data archiving and long-term preservation, and data security and storage.
Teaching is delivered through a combination of presentations, exercises, discussions, and group work. Throughout the training, doctoral students will have the opportunity to work on a data management plan for their own research projects.
This course description may be subject to subsequent adaptations (e.g. taking into account new developments in the field, participant demands, group size, etc). Registered participants will be informed at the time of change.
By registering for this course, you confirm that you possess the knowledge required to follow it. The instructor will not teach these prerequisite items. If in doubt, please contact us before registering.