Event Details

  • Pixelating: A Digital Humanities Mixer - Surveying the Landscape: Research Data Management, Data Governance and Ethics (webcast)
  • Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 1:00PM - 3:00PM - This event is now over
  • Type: Workshop
  • Series: Pixelating
      Digital Humanities
      Research Commons Workshops
      Graduate Student Workshop Series
  • Location: RM216
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  •  Point Grey Campus
  • Description: In this session of Pixelating we will be viewing via webcast the BC Research Libraries talk by Dr. Jacqueline Quinless on Surveying the Landscape: Research Data Management, Data Governance and Ethics.

    Abstract
    The history of the collection of data on Indigenous people across the globe has been a problematic because of the methods which have failed to capture important differences relating to Indigenous peoples and communities and also in the way the data is processed, analyzed and disseminated. The 94 recommendations of the 2015 Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) have further generated responses regarding how to address the impacts of residential schools.

    This presentation will draw on a 2017-2018 campus wide research study at the University of Victoria to discuss Research Data Management and challenges to open sharing. The conversation will explore topics related to data curation and data management, open access, and practices that are both ethically and culturally informed in the context of Indigenous protocols and data initiatives.

    About the Presenter
    Dr. Jacqueline Quinless is currently a CLIR Data Fellow, and works in Digital Scholarship and Strategy at the University of Victoria. She is also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Sociology and an award winning sociologist recognized by the Canadian Sociological Association (CSA) and Angus-Reid Foundation for her community-based research to advancing Human Welfare in Canada.

    Webcast: If you’re unable to attend, a live webcast will be hosted at https://www.uvic.ca/systems/services/avmultimedia/webcasting/livewebcasting.php

  • Facilitator(s): Susan Atkey, Larissa Ringham, Allan Cho

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