Knowledge Management

The Knowledge Management (KM) team are responsible for a wide variety of tasks, primarily focusing on the management of data and information.

The KM Team is based in Room 3.18 of the Informatics Forum. 

The team can be contacted on infkm@inf.ed.ac.uk and includes:

Staff member Role Email Phone Location
David Beamish Information Officer david.beamish@ed.ac.uk 50 2702 IF 3.18
Vacant Web Coordinator      
Urara Hiroeh Research Data Administrator uhiroeh@inf.ed.ac.uk 50 9918 IF 3.18
Effie McDonald Communications Officer (on maternity leave) effie.mcdonald@ed.ac.uk 51 3248 IF 3.18
Vacant Facilities and Resources Coordinator      
Vacant Knowledge Manager      
Heather Walker Communications Officer  (maternity cover) heather.walker@ed.ac.uk 51 3248 IF 3.18

Main responsibilies

  • admin support for REF2014 and advance planning for REF2020.
  • ongoing management of staff research profiles and publications.
  • compliance with ever growing reporting requirements from external groups.
  • web strategy and the structure of our online presence, both internal and external.
  • open access of research publications.
  • PGR desk management.
  • publicity and communications.

The KM team are also available to assist colleagues in the preparation and delivery of time dependent projects.