Research Data Management

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

The RDM Team is based in Room 2.48 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 2.48
Urara Hiroeh Research Data Administrator uhiroeh@inf.ed.ac.uk 50 9918 IF 2.48
Alistair Hill Research Data Manager ahill210@inf.ed.ac.uk 50 3091 IF 2.48

Main responsibilies

  • admin support and advance planning for REF2021.
  • ongoing management of staff research profiles and publications.
  • compliance with ever growing reporting requirements from external groups.
  • open access of research publications.

Open Access and Research Data Services are also supported centrally. Further information can be found at the following links:

Research Data Services

Open Access

In addition to the areas above the RDM team are available to assist colleagues in the preparation and delivery of time dependent projects.