Certificate Course Data Steward at the University of Vienna: Registration Now Open!


Specialize in research data management at the Postgraduate Center

Starting in October, you can train at the University of Vienna to become a "Data Steward" to specialize in the in the area of research data management at research institutions.

Continuing Education in the Field of Data Management

Data, as valuable research results, require professional management. This is what “Data Stewards” are responsible for. This role is being established not only in the business world but also at research institutions in Austria and abroad as international best practice in research data management.

The certificate course "Data Steward" will start for the first time in October 2022 at the University of Vienna. This English-language continuing education and training program lasts two semesters part-time and links the latest findings on research data management, open science and open research with the tasks of data stewards. Claudia Plant, university professor and vice dean at the Faculty of Computer Science, is the scientific director.

Short Facts

Academic degree: Certificate of the University of Vienna

Duration: 2 semesters (part-time)

Scope: 15 ECTS credits

Language: English

Costs: € 2,950

Start: October 2022

Email: datasteward@univie.ac.at

Further information and registration at: https://www.postgraduatecenter.at/en/programs/communication-media/data-steward/