EDINA and Edinburgh University Data Library Personnel

Please direct all service calls and requests for help to the EDINA Helpdesk at

Email: edina@ed.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)131 650 3302
Fax: +44 (0)131 667 2907


Management

Peter Burnhill

Peter Burnhill

Director of EDINA and Head of Edinburgh University Data Library

Directs and provides leadership in the development and delivery of services at EDINA

0131 650 3301

Robin Rice

Robin Rice

Edinburgh University Data Librarian

Management of the University of Edinburgh’s Data Library service

0131 651 1431 (Tues–Thurs) / 0131 651 1317 (Mon/Fri)

Linked In: uk.linkedin.com/in/robinrice

Ingrid Earp

Ingrid Earp

Senior Administrator

Manages, leads, directs and takes responsibility for the administrative support team and provide high level administrative support

0131 651 1240

Helen Aiton

Helen Aiton

Head of User Support

Planning, formulation, development and provision of comprehensive and specialist support

0131 651 1307

Christine Rees

Christine Rees

Head of Bibliographic & Multimedia Services

Management of the team delivering bibliographic and multimedia services and projects; identifying and securing successful business development opportunities

0131 650 3335

Conor Smyth

Conor G. Smyth

Head of Research & Geodata Services

Management of the team delivering geospatial and research data services and projects; identifying and securing successful business development opportunities

0131 651 1229

Alan Ferguson

Alan Ferguson

Head of IT Infrastructure

Management of the technical infrastructure supporting EDINA services and projects

0131 651 1219

Moira Massey

Moira Massey

Head of Cross-Service Strategy & Planning

Definition and communication of strategy and business plans/reports; cross-service support for senior colleagues; Secretary to the EDINA Management Board

01925 850650

Paul Walk

Paul Walk

Head of Technology Strategy & Planning

Technical leadership for innovation and development at EDINA working with Jisc, universities and colleges; building and developing national and international partnerships

Edinburgh University Data Library

Robin Rice

Robin Rice

Data Librarian

Management of the University of Edinburgh's Data Library service

0131 651 1431 (Tues–Thurs) / 0131 651 1317 (Mon/Fri)

Linked In: uk.linkedin.com/in/robinrice

Stuart Macdonald

Stuart Macdonald

Associate Data Librarian

Provides expert advice for the data library consultancy service; delivers and develops high quality research data services

0131 650 3304 (Tues/Thurs) / 0131 651 1744 (Mon/Wed/Fri)

George Hamilton

George Hamilton

Software Engineer

Technical input to project activity through development of demonstrators in the data repository / data publishing arena and written documentation

0131 650 2909

Rocío von Jungenfeld

Rocío von Jungenfeld

Data Library Assistant

Provision of support for data library services: research data consultancy, training, and Edinburgh DataShare repository services.

0131 651 7719 (Mon) / 0131 651 5280 (Tues/Wed)

Laine Ruus

Laine Ruus

Assistant Data Librarian

Contributes to the provision and development of the Data Library service and the Edinburgh DataShare repository service for the University's research, teaching and learning communities.

0131 651 1440 (Mon, Fri)

Pauline Ward

Pauline Ward

Data Library Assistant

Provision of support for data library services: research data consultancy, training, and Edinburgh DataShare repository services.

0131 651 1440

Administration

Ingrid Earp

Ingrid Earp

Senior Administrator

Manages, leads, directs and takes responsibility for the administrative support team and provide high level administrative support

0131 651 1240

Julie Lockley

Julie Lockley

Admin Secretary/PA to Director

PA support for the Director and general administrative support for other staff at EDINA

0131 651 1282

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Wendy MacAdie

Project Administrator

Provision of day-to-day administrative support for the COBWEB project

0131 651 7282

Julie Whitefield

Julie Whitefield

Administrative Assistant

Provision of day-to-day administrative support to all EDINA staff and in particular the Administration, User Support and Management teams

0131 651 3151

EDINA Helpdesk

General Enquiries

0131 650 3302

User Support

Helen Aiton

Helen Aiton

Team Manager

Planning, formulation, development and provision of all detailed and comprehensive specialist support

0131 651 1307

Andrew Bevan

Andrew Bevan

Deputy Team Manager

Leadership of helpdesk and website/documentation workgroups; promotion of the EDINA national services and organisation

0131 650 3346

Tom Armitage

Tom Armitage

Geoservices Support

Support for EDINA geo-data services, including user support and development of support materials and service interfaces

0131 651 1228

Carol Blackwood

Carol Blackwood

Geoservices Support

Support for EDINA geo-data services, including user support and development of support materials and service interfaces

0131 650 3179

Vivienne Carr

Vivienne Carr

Training Officer

Designs and delivers online and face-to-face training. Creates support guides, videos and learning materials.

0131 651 1852

Jackie Clark

Jackie Clark

Web and Graphic Designer

Web design and development, and graphic design for promotional materials and documentation

0131 651 3097

James Crone

James Crone

Geoservices support

Support for EDINA geo-data services, including user support and development of support materials and service interfaces

0131 651 1859

Paula Cuccurullo

Paula Cuccurullo

Helpdesk Assistant

Phone and email assistance to Support Staff and users of EDINA services and projects

0131 651 7714

Emma Diffley

Emma Diffley

Geoservices Support

Planning, formulation, development and provision of detailed and comprehensive geo-specialist support, and supervision of workgroup staff workload

0131 651 1441

Ian Holmes

Ian Holmes

Geoservices Support

Support for EDINA geo-data services, including user support and development of support materials and service interfaces

0131 651 1441

Guy McGarva

Guy McGarva

Geoservices Support

Development and delivery of advice and resources to UK HE and FE in the areas of data access, curation and preservation

0131 651 1708

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Michele Macdonald

Helpdesk Assistant

Phone and email assistance to Support Staff and users of EDINA services and projects

0131 651 7714

Helen McVey

Helen McVey

Helpdesk Co-ordinator

Supervision of the Helpdesk Team; ensuring the efficient operation of helpdesk; provision of help to users

0131 651 1445

Paul Milne

Paul Milne

Web and Documentation Officer

Development and maintenance of the EDINA website, and provision of comprehensive electronic and print documentation

0131 650 4626

Nicola Osborne

Nicola Osborne

Social Media Officer

Advice, support and training for EDINA’s engagement with the community through social media

0131 651 3873

LinkedIn: uk.linkedin.com/in/nicolaosborne/

Google+: Nicola Osborne

Addy Pope

Addy Pope

Geoservices Support

Responsible for the content creation and subject maintenance/ organisation of the GoGeo portal and provides expert support and advice on use of geo-data in areas such as mobile GIS

0131 651 7712

Service Delivery: Bibliographic & Multimedia Services

Christine Rees

Christine Rees

Team Manager

Management of the team delivering bibliographic and multimedia services and projects; identifying and securing successful business development opportunities

0131 650 3335

Natasha Aburrow-Jones

Natasha Aburrow-Jones

SUNCAT Project Officer

Assists and supports the Project Manager and project team in creating and delivering SUNCAT

0131 651 3152

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Mark Allan

Software Engineer

Technical development, operation and maintenance of national services

0131 650 2916

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Nigel Binns

Software Engineer

Technical development, operation and maintenance of national services

0131 650 2917

Donna Cruickshank

Donna Cruickshank

Project Manager

Leads and manages projects, either internally determined or in the area of repositories, research literature and related scholarly outputs

0131 651 1433

Paula Cuccurullo

Paula Cuccurullo

SUNCAT Bibliographic Assistant

Assists and supports in creating and delivering SUNCAT through contributions to the data preparation and loading process of the contributed catalogue records

0131 651 1432

Catherine Fleming

Catherine Fleming

Projects Officer

Co-ordinating the creation and provision of support materials; digital curation; project investigations/report writing

01925 851221

Celia Jenkins

Celia Jenkins

SUNCAT Bibliographic Assistant

Assists and supports the SUNCAT team through contributions to the data preparation and loading process of the contributed catalogue records

0131 650 3188

Rick Loup

Rick Loup

Multimedia Services Development Officer

Co-ordinates, develops and supports delivery of existing and new multimedia services and monitors wider UK initiatives to determine service opportunities for EDINA

0131 651 1319

Neil Mayo

Neil Mayo

Software Engineer

Development, operation and maintenance of services and contribution to project activity through technical investigations and development of demonstrators

0131 651 7726

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Morag Macgregor

Software Engineer

Technical development, operation and maintenance of services and provides a technical lead for project activity

0131 651 1557

Muriel Mewissen

Muriel Mewissen

Project Manager

Initiates and manages JISC-funded projects in the areas of research literature and related scholarly outputs and multimedia

0131 651 7283

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Zena Mulligan

SUNCAT Project Officer

Assists and supports the Project Manager and project team in creating and delivering SUNCAT, through contribution to project deliverables and participation in decision-making

0131 651 3177

Niall Munro

Niall Munro

Software Engineer

Technical development, operation and maintenance of services and technical development for projects

0131 651 7722

William Petit

William Petit

Software Engineer

Contributes to externally-funded project and service activity through technical investigations and developments, and development of demonstrators

0131 650 2913

Des Reid

Des Reid

Senior Software Engineer

Technical development, operation and maintenance of services and technical development for projects

Adam Rusbridge

Adam Rusbridge

UK LOCKSS Alliance Coordinator

Leads the UK LOCKSS Alliance and manages the project to develop the delivery of a LOCKSS network for the UK HE community

0131 650 4616

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Ben Soares

Senior Software Engineer

Leads the development, operation and maintenance of services, and common software components underpinning the delivery of services

0131 651 1238

David Speed

David Speed

Software Engineer

Development, operation and maintenance of shared services, common software components underpinning the delivery of services, and enabling interoperability

0131 651 1308

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Tim Stickland

Workgroup leader and Senior Software Engineer

Leads development, operation and maintenance of services, and common software components underpinning the delivery of services, and project manages or provides a technical lead for projects

0131 650 3309

Ian Stuart

Ian Stuart

Software Engineer

Technical development, operation and maintenance of services

0131 651 1201

Moira Whitson

Moira Whitson

SUNCAT Assistant Project Officer

Assists and supports the Project Manager and project team in creating and delivering SUNCAT, in particular providing support to the SUNCAT Project Officer with data manipulation, checking and matching processes to ensure successful loading

0131 651 1825

Richard Wincewicz

Richard Wincewicz

Software Engineer

Contributes to projects and services through technical investigations and developments, and development of demonstrators

0131 651 7286

Service Delivery: Research & Geodata Services

Conor Smyth

Conor G. Smyth

Team Manager

Provides leadership in the geospatial and research data services for EDINA, identifying and securing successful business development opportunities; supports the Director in meeting strategic goals

0131 651 1229

Sandy Buchanan

Sandy Buchanan

Project Manager

Initiates and managesJISC-funded projects

0131 651 7278

Ben Butchart

Ben Butchart

Workgroup leader, Software Engineering

Leads development, operation and maintenance of services and project manages and/or provides a technical lead for projects

0131 651 1227

James Crone

James Crone

GIS Analyst

Responsibility for operation, development and maintenance of online services and provides detailed and comprehensive end user support

0131 651 1859

Matt Cuthbert

Matt Cuthbert

Software Engineer

Develops, operates and maintains services, and contributes to projects

0131 651 1430

Ian Fieldhouse

Ian Fieldhouse

Software Engineer

Please contact through the EDINA Helpdesk: edina*

Mike Gale

Mike Gale

GIS Engineer

Responsible for operation, development and maintenance of services; provides technical support

0131 651 7285

Colin Gormley

Colin Gormley

Software Engineer

Technical development of services and providing technical support and input to services and projects

0131 651 1318

George Hamilton

George Hamilton

Software Engineer

Development, operation and maintenance of services, and common software components underpinning the delivery of services and enabling interoperability

0131 650 2909

Johnny Hay

Johnny Hay

Software Engineer

Development, operation and maintenance of services, and common software components underpinning the delivery of services and enabling interoperability

0131 651 3019

Fione Hemsley-Flint

Fiona Hemsley-Flint

GIS Engineer

Responsible for operation, development and maintenance of services; provides technical support

0131 651 4462

Chris Higgins

Chris Higgins

Workgroup Leader, Products and Services Development

Manages and facilitates a network of contacts throughout the Geographic Information industry to inform and further strategic aims of EDINA and the University of Edinburgh; undertakes business development to acquire access to new datasets or enhancing technical capabilities of existing services

07595 116 991 (mobile)

Michael Koutroumpas

Michael Koutroumpas

Senior Research Engineer

Technical lead for EDINA in the EU funded COBWEB project. Responsible for technical investigations, development of demonstrators and associated infrastructure

0131 516 2357

Lukasz Kryger

Lukasz Kryger

Software Engineer

Development, operation and maintenance of services, and common software components underpinning the delivery of services and enabling interoperability

0131 651 3872

Tony Mathys

Tony Mathys

Geospatial Metadata Co-ordinator

Responsible for the content, development and maintenance of a service providing access to geospatial metadata and related resources

0131 651 1443

Guy McGarva

Guy McGarva

Project Officer

Provides expert support and advice on the use of Geodata services and manage developments and improvements of new service features

0131 651 1708

Mhairi O'Hara

Mhairi O'Hara

GIS Technician

Responsible for the operation, development and maintenance of services

0131 651 1241

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Peter O'Hare

Technical and Support Officer

Support for geo-data services, including technical and user support; development of support materials; project administration

01925 851221

John Pinto

John Pinto

Software Engineer

Contributes to the development, operation and maintenance of services

0131 651 1826

Addy Pope

Addy Pope

GoGeo - Content Officer

Responsible for the content creation, content review, subject maintenance/ organisation and quality control of the content of the GoGeo portal

0131 651 7712

James Reid

James Reid

Workgroup Leader and Business Development Manager, Geoservices

Undertakes business development to acquire access to new datasets or the provision of new services, develops and supports infrastructure services and manages projects

0131 651 1383

Anne Robertson

Anne Robertson

Geoservices and Projects Manager

Manages Digimap for Schools and GoGeo. Undertakes business development to acquire access to new datasets or the provision of new services, and manages projects

0131 651 3874

Andrew Seales

Andrew Seales

Senior Software Engineer

Project manages and provides a technical lead for projects through technical investigations and development of demonstrators

0131 650 3022

Dimitrios Sferopoulos

Dimitrios Sferopoulos

Software Engineer

Contributes to the development, operation and maintenance of services

0131 651 7713

Panos Terzis

Panos Terzis

Software Engineer

Contributes to the development, operation and maintenance of services

0131 650 3190

Tim Urwin

Tim Urwin

Workgroup Leader, Geo Data and Digimap Service Manager

Leads the operation and maintenance of services and manages the databases underpinning the operation of geo-spatial services

0131 650 3310

IT Infrastructure

Alan Ferguson

Alan Ferguson

Team Manager

Leadership and functional management of EDINA infrastructure, supporting the Director of EDINA in meeting strategic goals of both Jisc and the University of Edinburgh

0131 651 1219

David Elsmore

David Elsmore

Web Architect

Content Management System expert, a lead support on specific web application implementation technologies

0131 651 1517

Steve Glover

Steve Glover

UK Access Management Federation Support Officer

Provides technical and operational support for the UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research

0131 650 2908

Gavin Inglis

Gavin Inglis

Technical Infrastructure

Ensures the integrity and continuing operation of EDINA infrastructure components

0131 651 1556

Nik Pardoe

Nik Pardoe

Small Systems Support Officer

Delivers skilled office systems, desktop and mobile support, guidance and technical direction to the staff

0131 651 7717

David Richmond

David Richmond

Computing Officer

Ensures the integrity and continuing operation of EDINA infrastructure components and leads developments in some areas of software infrastructure

0131 651 4464

Alex Stuart

Alex Stuart

UK Access Management Federation Team leader

Provides technical and operational support for the UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research

0131 650 3312

Monica Warnock

Monica Warnock

UK Access Management Federation Support Officer

Provides technical and operational support for the UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research

0131 651 7721


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160 Causewayside, Edinburgh
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