Ms Louise CortiMember since: 15 January 2014
Louise is associate director at the UK Data Archive, based in a Colchester, Essex, UK. She leads the Collections Development and Producer Relations activities and has led on longtail research data management initiatives since the early 2000s. She has recently coauthored a practical handbook on managing and sharing research data published by Sage. She helped develop and support the original ESRC Research Data Policy launched in 1995. Louise specialises in academic data resulting from both quantitative and qualitative investigations and leads an international working group on metadata standards for describing qualitative data.