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Daniel Bangert

National Open Research Coordinator

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Qualifications: BMus (Hons), GradDip Information Management, PhD Music

Research Interests: Open research, scholarly communication, research data management, FAIR data, digital musicology

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Dr Daniel Bangert is Ireland’s National Open Research Coordinator. In this role he works with the National Open Research Forum (NORF) to coordinate and support the implementation of Ireland’s National Action Plan for Open Research 2022-2030.

Daniel has a background in supporting open research in the context of European projects and academic libraries. He has worked in Germany and Australia as a librarian and researcher, and has a strong interest in community-building to facilitate open research.

Prior to his appointment at the Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI), he was a scientific manager at the Göttingen State and University Library, University of Göttingen, contributing to European projects related to open science and research data, including the Research Data Alliance (RDA) Europe and FAIRsFAIR. Previously he worked at UNSW Sydney supporting institutional open access and research data services in roles covering data librarianship, repository services and scholarly communications.

Daniel holds a PhD in music from UNSW Sydney, as well as qualifications in information management and music performance. His research interests include open science, research data management and digital humanities.

Daniel is a Board Member of the Council for National Open Science Coordination (CoNOSC) and serves on several expert and advisory groups related to open science.  

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DRI is funded by the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science (DFHERIS) via the Higher Education Authority (HEA) and the Irish Research Council (IRC).

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