Open Science Data Center

The members of the TRR 266 commit to the principles of the open science movement. Open science implies conducting research so that everybody is able to collaborate and contribute. The role of the Open Science Data Center (OSDC, C02) is to provide the necessary infrastructure. By developing and evaluating open science tools and methods, C02 will facilitate reusing, redistributing, reproducing and replicating research. In addition, it will engage in data collection and dissemination activities and host open science related events. Thus, it will share the findings of the TRR 266 with the scientific community and promote the benefits of open science.

As a pre-doctoral member of TRR 266/C02, you will work in the area of empirical accounting research, statistical programming, differential privacy and disclosure control. Doing so, you are encouraged to develop your own focal areas within these domains.

Your profile: You are passionate about open science and have completed a Master’s degree in statistics, information science, economics or a related field of study. You are experienced in statistical programming, have excellent analytical skills and are able to communicate effortlessly in English. You are a great team player, have an independent way of thinking and show a high level of commitment.

More information can be found in the job description (on the right, below).

Participating Institutions

TRR 266‘s main locations are Paderborn University, HU Berlin, and University of Mannheim. All three locations have been centers for accounting and tax research for many years. They are joined by researchers from LMU Munich, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, European School of Management and Technology in Berlin and Goethe University Frankfurt who share the same research agenda.