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What Does a Data Steward Actually Do? Part 3

February 16th, 2023 | by
Presentation with photo of Data Steward Katharina Grünwald

Katharina Grünwald in an interview. Source: Own illustration

The professional field of data stewards is exciting and versatile, which is why we don’t want to deprive our RDM blog readership of the third part of our series “What does a data steward actually do? In this interview, Ms. Katharina Grünwald answers our questions.

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The Series of Successes Continues – Funding for Consortia With RWTH Participation Approved

December 22nd, 2022 | by
National Research Data Infrastructure Germany (NFDI)


At the end of the year, there is not only something new to announce from the National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI), but also reason to rejoice for RWTH Aachen University. After we reported on the funding recommendation of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) in July, the final decision on the future funded consortia of the 3rd round was made last month.

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This Was Research Data Day 2022 – A Look at The RWTH’s RDM-Compass

December 8th, 2022 | by
Desk with two screens, work utensils, headphones, a coffee cup and stress balls for Research Data Day on 15 November 2022

Source: Own illustration

All good things come in three. After we already reported on the cross-site morning programme and the RWTH’s workshop offer on the RDM platform Coscine, this is the third follow-up report on the Research Data Day in NRW, which was held on November 15, 2022 under the motto “Lighthouse RDM: Orientation in the Sea of Data”.

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DFG Recommends Funding for 3 NFDI Consortia With RWTH Participation

July 7th, 2022 | by
Networking and collaboration intentions of the individual NFDI consortia

The network shows the collaboration intentions between the consortia resulting from each application. The colors refer to the NFDI conference system: (1) medicine, (2) life sciences, (3) humanities and social sciences, (4) engineering and mathematics, (5) chemistry and physics.
Source: Own Illustration

New year, new luck! In the third round of calls for proposals, the DFG’s expert panel has recommended funding for several NFDI consortia. RWTH Aachen University is also high on the list this year. Find out which NFDI consortia have received a recommendation in this blog post.

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Project Launch A Research Data Portal for Building Archaeology

March 3rd, 2022 | by
A Research Data Portal for Building Archaeology

Source: Felix Martin

Since November 2021, the Chair of Architectural History at RWTH Aachen University, together with TU Berlin and FIZ Karlsruhe, has been developing a research data portal for building archaeology under the title But what exactly is What are the goals of this project and for which community is it intended? We would like to answer these and many other questions in this blog post.

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Reihe NFDI-Konsortien Vol. II – NFDI4Objects & NFDI4SD

September 30th, 2020 | by

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Im Rahmen der Reihe „NFDI Konsortien Vol. II“ haben wir Ihnen beim letzten Mal die Konsortien NFDI4Immuno, NFDI4Memory und NFDI4Microbiota vorgestellt. Diese Woche geht es mit den Initiativen NFDI4Objects und NFDI4SD weiter. Read the rest of this entry »