- Job title: Research Data Management Advisor
- Email: N.Sheppard@leeds.ac.uk
- Faculty: Library
- Areas of expertise: research data management
Nick Sheppard has worked in scholarly communications for 10 years and joined the University of Leeds as a Research Data Management Advisor in December 2016. Previously he was Research Services Advisor at Leeds Beckett University and also serves as Technical Officer for the UK Council of Research Repositories.
Nick is interested in effective dissemination of research through sustainable models of open access, including underlying data, and potential synergies with open education and Open Educational Resources (OER), particularly underlying technology, software and interoperability of systems.