Because good research needs good data

Patricia Herterich

Job Title: 
Research Data Specialist
Biography: 

Patricia joined the DCC as a Research Data Specialist in September 2019 to work on the European Commission funded project FAIRsFAIR. Before moving to the UK, she has worked as a data librarian at CERN’s Scientific Information Service working closely with software developers to deliver data and code sharing solutions. In 2016, she joined the University of Birmingham as Research Repository Advisor, providing training and advice on research data management and managing the University’s institutional repositories.

Patricia is a member of the Digital Preservation Coalition’s Advocacy & Community Engagement Subcommittee. She is a Software Sustainability Institute Fellow, an Open Life Science programme mentor and licensed Carpentries instructor.