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Oxford/Berlin summer school on Open Research, 20-23 Sep 2021, hybrid.

This four-day summer school for PhD students and postdocs adresses the questions on open, transparent, and reproducible research, which will be surrounded by a general curriculum on research ethics and meta research.

The programm consist of lecture series and interactive, free of choice workshops (e.g. introduction to R and Python, reproducible workflows, version control in Git and Github, data management, and preregistration with the following topics:

  • Biases in research
  • Reproducibility
  • Best practices for sharing publications, data, and code Meta-research
  • Ethical conduct of research

What: Oxford/Berlin summer school on Open Research

When: 20-23 September

Register by end of July (free participation with application & selection process)

Where: Depending on the situation, the summer school will be organised as a hybrid format with some attendees at Oxford and in Berlin and the option to attend online. If necessary (lockdowns), it will switch to an overall online format.