Researcher Development – Data Management Planning

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This 1½-hour workshop (including 30 minutes for questions/discussion) forms an introduction to the process of writing a research Data Management Plan (DMP): a formal document that outlines how you will handle your data both during your research, and after your research project has been completed. Students will learn about the purpose, benefits and structure of a DMP, and about some of the tools that can be used to create such plans.

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Immortalising Your Research: Ethics, Sharing & Data workshop

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Do you have research data sitting on the shelf in folders or multiple external hard drives? Don’t let your work sit there unnoticed! Several journals and funding bodies now require researchers to share their data when they publish and a number of different platforms have recently been developed to facilitate the data sharing and distribution process. Each researcher now produces a variety of different outputs from their work, including quantitative datasets, images, videos, software, hardware and biological libraries. How should you organise, store and manage your data? How can you create a clear, scalable, logical system for managing your data and files

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Researcher Development: Collection and Analysis of Qualitative Data

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Aimed at those using qualitative methods in their masters and doctoral theses, this interactive workshop considers the application of these methods to the research question, alongside the process of data collection and data analysis.

The workshop will begin by considering the characteristics of qualitative data and its value to academic enquiry. A series of case studies will also feature in this section. These will provide participants with an opportunity to explore the most appropriate methods and accompanying research design to apply in each case. Attention will then turn to methods designed to ensure the generation of high quality data.

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Researcher Development: Storing & Sharing Research Data

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This workshop is an introduction to some of the requirements, benefits, issues and problems involved in storing your research data. Students will be asked to consider funding requirements, institutional policies, technical, legal and ethical issues, and appropriate licences for sharing data, along with some of the tools that can be used to store, share and publish research data. This course is aimed at postgraduate research students in the later stages of their research degree (e.g. final year).

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Researcher Development: Data Management Planning

data management

This workshop forms an introduction to the process of writing a research Data Management Plan (DMP): a formal document that outlines how you will handle your data both during your research, and after your research project has been completed. Students will learn about the purpose, benefits and structure of a DMP, and about some of the tools that can be used to create such plans.

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