Vera Matser

Vera Matser

Training Liaison Officer

Vera has a PhD in Plant Developmental Genetics from the University of York, and started being involved in training & teaching during her PhD. She has previously worked at EMBL-EBI as Scientific Training & Dissemination Officer (Industry Programme office) for the EU FP7 project Data Infrastructure for Chemical Safety (diXa) and at the University of Cambridge as the Clinical Engagement and Training Lead on a Rare Diseases IT Infrastructure project. She came back to the EBI in 2016 as Training Liaison Officer (Training Team) and contributes to a range of EU funded projects; BioExcel, CORBEL, RItrain and ELIXIR EXCELERATE. To assess the training needs of the different research communities she will assist in the development of a competency framework, which together with a training gap analysis feeds into the project training programme. During her time at EMBL-EBI she will be running knowledge exchange workshops, training courses and help develop online training material. She enjoys adding elements of gamestorming to her workshops.

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2010-6844

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