University of Southern California


Research Data Management for Reproducible Research in the Sciences, Social Sciences, and Health Sciences

Who Should Attend

Course is designed for new/junior faculty and postdocs

Course Description

This is an introduction to best practices in research data management throughout the research life cycle: identifying funder mandates for data sharing, writing effective data management plans, documenting data for replication, and sharing and choosing a repository for your data.


Jennifer Dinalo, Information Sciences Librarian

Zoe Pettway Unno, Sciences & Engineering Librarian


Three 2 hour sessions per semester.

Next Course

Sciences session: April 11, 2017 | 12:00 – 2:00 PM | Location: University Park Campus, Seaver Science Libary (SSL), Room 108

Health sciences session: April 20, 2017 | 12:00 – 2:00 PM | Location: Health Sciences Campus, Norris Medical Library (NML), West Conference Room

Social sciences session: April 26, 2017 | 12:00 – 2:00 PM | Location: University Park Campus, Doheny Memorial Library (DML), Room 240

Lunch provided.

Course Registration

To register, please RSVP at least one week prior to the first class via email, indicating the course(s) you are attending, to

For information about workshops, contact the office at 213-740-6709.