Verena Heise

Open Science researcher/ trainer/ consultant

Main focus

Researcher in biomedical sciences meta-research, neuroscientist, development of training materials and infrastructure to promote Open Science

Short biography

Scientific background: molecular biologist, neuroscientist, epidemiologist, Alzheimer's disease research, meta-research on open biomedical sciences Degrees from the University of Heidelberg, Germany, and University of Oxford, UK Postdoc at German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases in Bonn, Germany, then Research Fellow at University of Oxford and Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg in Delmenhorst, Germany, now freelance Open Science researcher/ trainer/ consultant; I promote culture change to improve reliability of research results, initiated local Open Science communities, develop training and infrastructure for open and reproducible research


deutsch, englisch





I offer

Talks, workshops, ideas, infrastructure development, community-building

  • I agree to travel for events


  • Diversity
  • Art and Science
  • Open Access
  • Open Practices
  • Open Science
  • Open Source