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Sebastian Karcher

Sebastian Karcher

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346H Eggers Hall

Sebastian Karcher

Associate Director, Qualitative Data Repository, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs

Research Assistant Professor, Political Science Department

Senior Research Associate, Center for Qualitative and Multi-Method Inquiry

Highest degree earned

Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2014

Research Grant Awards and Projects

"Mapping Open Science through the Journal Editors Discussion Interface:_EAGER", Sponsored by National Science Foundation.

"Data Services for Indigenous Scholarship", Sponsored by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

"Qualitative Data Repository 2021-2024", Sponsored by National Science Foundation.

"Curating QDAS Research Objects for Exchange and Reuse", Sponsored by Institute of Museum & Library Services.

"Balancing Openness and Protection in Research with Human Participants: Characterizing and Communicating Risk and Response with a Data Profile Tool (DataPro)", Sponsored by CUSE Grants - Good to Great Grant.

"Support for Institutes and Research Groups on Qualitative and Multi-Method Research: 2021 - 2023", Sponsored by National Science Foundation.

"Teaching with Data: Understanding the Instruction of Qualitative Research Methods in the Social, Education, and Health Sciences", Sponsored by CUSE Grants - Seed Grant.

"Collaborative Research: Encouraging Open Law and Science", Sponsored by National Science Foundation.

"Privacy Interoperability", Sponsored by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

"Qualitative Data Repository 2018 - 2021", Sponsored by National Science Foundation.

Selected Publications

Presentations and Events


TU Delft

UC Merced

Universität Mannheim

University of Cincinnati