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Researcher Development : Writing Your Data Management Plan



Education and Research


Education and Research This activity is for staff on R and E&R only contracts - grades E-G.

This session will be DELIVERED VIRTUALLY - joining instructions will be provided beforehand.

About this course:

All good data management strategies start by planning ahead, and as such, a Data Management Plan (DMP) is an integral component of any research project.

This virtual webinar will provide you with an introduction to DMPs, explaining what they are, why they are important, and ensure you have the knowledge and support to write your own DMP.

The webinar will also explore DMPonline, a tool that will help guide you through the process of writing a DMP.

DMPonline also allows you to write your DMP collaboratively and to receive feedback on your DMP from the Open Research team.

Learning outcomes:

As a result of attending this course, you will be able to:.

- Understand what a data management plan is and why it is important.

- Be aware of the tools and resources available to help you write a DMP.

- Write a DMP for your project.

Who should attend this course:

This course is recommended for early career research staff.


Dr Chris Tibbs, Research Data Officer.

Before the course:

No preparation is required for this course.

A joining link will be provided beforehand.

Learning provider:

This course is administered by Researcher Development; please contact for more details.

If you register for any of our sessions, it is expected that you will attend.

If you are not able to attend please log in to the `iTrent' online system to remove your name from the relevant activity before it is due to take place.

You will be expected you to attend for the whole session and for ease of administration, attendance registers will be taken at the end of each session.

Should you need to leave a session early or you experience ongoing technical issues, please email

This course occurs on the following dates
29/11/2023 Delivered Virtually 10:00 11:00 Free 279
17/04/2024 Delivered Virtually 10:00 11:00 Free Christopher Tibbs 298

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