A graphic titled Data for the Duke DS & IT Department

Providing seamless data access

The Vice Dean promotes open, secure, and appropriate access to data under Duke’s stewardship and beyond by: 

• Mapping options for accessing data including their costs and the policies that govern use of specific data sets

• Convening a University-wide working group including campus and School libraries to address data access

• Pursuing funding for building an open science and data cataloging infrastructure

• Supporting the Duke Health Data Prospector to increase high quality use

• Joining stakeholders in crafting a vision for data liquidity at Duke 

School of Medicine Strategic Research Plan goals addressed:  1, 2, 3, and 4