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Contact Research Data Support

Last updated on 8 November 2021
Do you have questions, need advice or support? Ask us!
  • The Network for Research Data Support (NRDS) is a multidisciplinary network of experts at the VU that offers its researchers and research groups the associated training, tools, infrastructure, guidance and support. More information about VU Network for Research Data Support? Contact Marcel Ras, coordinator NeRDS. 0634188614 
  • A faculty or institute Data Steward is a primary point of contact for any questions related to research data management (RDM). If your faculty does not have a data steward or you are unsure whom to contact, you are welcome to send your question to the RDM Support Desk.
    Contact: 598 53 67 (9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday)
  • Do you have questions about Research Data Management (RDM) or need advice? The VU RDM Support Desk provides first-line practical assistance, help and advice with any RDM-related questions.
    Contact: 598 53 67 (9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday)
  • VU Amsterdam Grants Office is part of Administration Office of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. It is in charge of supporting VU researchers in acquiring external public funding. The Grants Office advises researchers throughout the grant application process and during the term of the subsidy.
  • Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA) helps drive the transition of academic and practice-based research and knowledge into ground-breaking innovations and applications that improve lives, transform industries, and create substantial societal and economic value.
    Contact: / +31 (0)20 598 9905
  • The Domain Team Research is a virtual team that takes responsibility for the entire customer process on behalf of IT, led by relationship manager Erik Koedam (, +31 20 59 85377). Clients looking for new or altered IT-related products and services to support their research project can come to the Domain Team Research for anything from advice to completely customized solutions.
  • IT for Research is an IT team specifically devoted to research: ITvO (from 'IT voor Onderzoek' in Dutch).  ITvO will help you to find a suitable technical solution or support for your research group or project. An overview of the services provided by IT for Research can be found on AskIT, where you can instantly apply for the one you need.
  • The way we do science is changing rapidly and dramatically. This offers new opportunities and new challenges. It requires a solid transformation of the research infrastructure and research support. The VU Research Data Support programme gives shape to this, together with the faculties and in co-creation with researchers.
    Contact: Stephan Okhuijsen (Programme manager VU Research Data Support)