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Published 26 May 2022

Aotearoa New Zealand National Committee on Data in Research Request for Expressions of Interest

The Aotearoa New Zealand National Committee on Data in Research is being established to bring together experts, communities and organisations involved in the production, measurement, collection, storage, and use of data in research.

The Establishment Group seeks Expressions of Interest from those wishing to be considered as members of the Committee. We will particularly welcome Expressions of Interest from early career researchers. 

The Terms of Reference are attached.

View PDF of Terms of Reference

The Committee will consist of 8-10 volunteers. This Committee will foster a sense of community among those interested in Data in Research. Sharing best practice and building relationships, both nationally and internationally, will add value to the work that we do, and open up new opportunities for collaborative research with enhanced benefit to Aotearoa New Zealand. This Committee will facilitate discussion; promote principles, policies, and practices; support international linkages; and provide advice on any relevant policy and strategy, all in the context of the values and principles embodied in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Please read the Terms of Reference for more details.

Interested? Please send:

  • A paragraph detailing your interest in data in research
  • A short statement of what you would bring to the role (or CV)

To richard.hartshorn@canterbury.ac.nz and michelle.blake@waikato.ac.nz by Friday 10 Piripi June. Please use “Committee on Data in Research” in the subject line.

Source: Royal Society Te Apārangi