Jens Dierkes

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Dr Jens Dierkes

Professional Title: Researcher
Other: Deputy Head Innovation and Development

Primary domain: e-research, research data management, astrophysics

Organization name: University and City Library, University of Cologne

Organization type: Academia/Research

City / Country: Cologne - Germany

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Current research: establishing e-research support across disciplines and across campus. Past research in astrophysics: (i) High angular resolution observations of galaxies w/ active black holes. (ii) Instrumentation for large telescopes. (iii) Virtual Astrophysical Observatory, both scientific application and infrastructure support. Teaching: research data management, e-research, experimental physics (university and school level), astrophysics, lab courses Public outreach Interface research and management. (Astro-)Physicist. 2014-2017: Project manager Göttingen eResearch Alliance 2013-2014: Manager Bonn-Cologne Graduate School of Physics and Astronomy 2009-2014: Researcher at I. Physikalisches Insititute, University of Cologne 2008-2009: Postdoc at Max-Planck-Institute for extraterrestrial Physics, European Virtual Observatory Data Center Alliance (EURO-VO DCA) 2007 PhD in experimental Physics, Astrophysics