Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2023


Rachael Ainsworth

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Dr. Rachael Ainsworth is passionate about openness, transparency, reproducibility, wellbeing and inclusion in research and technology. She is the Community Manager for the Software Sustainability Institute and based in the eScience Lab of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manchester. She was previously a Research Associate at the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, Postdoctoral Research Fellow and PhD Student at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, and Undergraduate Student Intern at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. She received her BSc in Physics from the University of Tennessee and her PhD in Astrophysics from the University of Dublin, Trinity College. She is also a Software Sustainability Institute Fellow, FOSTER certified Open Science Trainer, Mozilla Open Leader, Founder and Organiser for the Manchester chapter of the women in data meetup group HER+Data MCR, and TEDx speaker.



Title Day Room Track Start End
The Software Sustainability Institute Community and Events
How the SSI supports research software through community-building and events
Saturday D.research (online) Open Research Tools and Technology 16:45 17:00