Technische Universität Berlin - Faculty VI - Institute of Sociology / Chair of Sociology of Architecture and Planning
Research Assistant - 0.75 working time - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen
under the reserve that funds are granted
CRC 1265 "Re-Figuration of Spaces" currently has a vacancy for a research associate (75%) in the subproject "INF - Research Data Management." This infrastructure project aims at a sustainable mode of handling the wide range of digital or digitized research data collected in the various disciplines represented in the CRC.
Develop unified standards for data storage and file nomenclature
(Further) develop an integrative metadata scheme
Communicate with the other subprojects to foster a culture of data sharing
Advise subprojects on research data management (including conducting internal workshops; supervising methods labs; organizing workshops with the Research Data Center and experts on legal, regulatory, and technical questions; creating guidelines)
Coordinate internal data backup as well develop and establish internal secondary usage
Coordinate contact with research data centers including archiving and fostering and establishing contact
Coordinate preparation of data for long-term archiving and external re-use
Support researchers with preparing data for transfer to the Research Data Center
This position offers the option to gain qualification as a data steward.
The possibility of PhD is given.
Completed university degree in sociology or a similar degree program
Experience with qualitative and audiovisual data and methods
Applicants who have experience backing up and archiving qualitative data will be given preference
Willingness to become familiar with debates regarding long-term archiving, a culture of data sharing, data protection and research data management for qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods to research spatial and social order
Experience using repository software, particularly DSpace
very good knowledge of German
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Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät VI - Institut für Soziologie / FG Architektur- und Planungsoziologie, Sonderforschungsbereich 1265 "Re-Figuration von Räumen", BH 5-1, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1, 10587 Berlin