Christoph Becker

Assistant Professor, Director of the Digital Curation Institute (DCI)

Christoph Becker

Assistant Professor, Director of the Digital Curation Institute (DCI)
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Christoph Becker is Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Information and Director of the Digital Curation Institute at the University of Toronto. He is also Senior Scientist at the Vienna University of Technology, Austria. His doctoral thesis, written in Vienna, examined decision-making in digital preservation. After completing his doctorate, he led a research program on scalable decision support for digital preservation as part of the large-scale EU-funded project SCAPE: Scalable Preservation Environment, which he co-developed with an international consortium of universities, memory organizations, industrial research and commercial partners. He is Principal Investigator of the project BenchmarkDP and has published widely in the fields of digital libraries, digital curation, and software systems. He advocates for a new perspective on software systems design in his role as co-founder of www.sustainabilitydesign.org.

 

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