Marine Data Manager
As a Scientific Data Manager at the UK Polar Data Centre at BAS, I focus on management, publication, archiving and integration of marine UK-funded research data collected in Antarctic and Arctic polar regions. In my role I manage biological, chemical and physical oceanography data generated during marine surveys from BAS research vessels and by the BAS science programmes Pelagic Ecosystems, Polar Oceans and marine aspects of Biodiversity, Evolution and Adaptation. I act as the BAS data liaison for the British Oceanographic Data Centre (BODC) and represent the UK Polar Data Centre at the Southern Ocean Observing System (SOOS) Data Management Sub-Committee.
2008-20017 Scientific Data Stewardship with focus on marine data management, standardisation and interoperability, EMBL-EBI, Hinxton – Cambridge, United Kingdom
2003-2007 Postdoctoral Research in Molecular Biology and Electrophysiology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands
1998-2002 PhD in Biochemistry, IPK, Gatersleben, Germany (Thesis: Immunomodulation of plant hormone functions)
1994-1996 MSc in Biophysics and Biochemistry, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic
1989-1994 MSc in Physics and Computer Sciences, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic