Senior Research Data Officer
Dr Cuna Ekmekcioglu works at the University of Edinburgh, Library & University Collections. She leads the training and outreach programme for the Research Data Management Service and provides support and consultancy to research staff and postgraduate research students for research data management. She was the lead editor and one of the authors of the Research Data MANTRA course. (2010-11). She worked in the fields of technology enhanced learning and teaching. She was responsible for running computer aided assessment for academic staff across disciplines (2004-2006). She designed, developed and delivered online Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses as part of the Office of Lifelong Learning CPD programme (2001-2003). She has good knowledge and experience in face-to-face and online teaching and learning, and training both postgraduate students and academic staff. She has an MSc in Information Management, PhD in Information Science, PGCE in Information Technology and Education, and national and European certificates in online course design, e-tutoring, and computer-aided assessment.