Database and Knowledge Management Expert
Tel: +234 0700800IITA, +1 201 6336094, Ext. 2899
Station: Nigeria (Ibadan)
Martin Mueller is a Database and Knowledge Management Expert under the Capacity Development Office at IITA-Ibadan. He has a Master’s in Geoinformatics from the University of Salzburg (UniGIS-network). He was the Technical Advisor (2009–2013) of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)) in the Regional Office of the Ministry of Lands and Resettlement of Namibia, responsible for land registration, GIS training, database design, data management, and land use planning. He also worked as a Scientific Assistant (2007–2008) for the Forest Research Institute, Baden-Württemberg.
Martin, a German national, will be responsible for technical coordination of the E-Research support activities of the Institute. He will take charge of setting up the E-Research platform that will enable management and access to datasets and related research outputs. He will interact with scientists and other staff and support them on issues related to data management to meet the challenges of implementing the Institute’s 2012–2020 Strategy.