Staff

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Vita

Uwe Jensen studied psychology at the University of Cologne. Since 1995 he has been a research assistant in the data archive. In addition to his activities in data processing and documentation, he has worked on GESIS internet projects and was GESIS internet editor until 2006. Since then he has been active in national and EU-funded data infrastructure projects of the data archive with a focus on metadata and standards in social science contexts:



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Service

Conceptual questions of research data management and service-oriented use of DDI-based metadata and standards for the documentation and retrieval of quantitative, social science research data and documentation.

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Publications

Publication

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Journal article

Linne, Monika, and Uwe Jensen. 2017. "Präsentation und Live-Demo von SowiDataNet – Fachrepositorium für sozial- und wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Forschungsdaten." Information - Wissenschaft & Praxis : IWP 68 (2-3): 185-188. https://doi.org/10.1515/iwp-2017-0033.

Katsanidou, Alexia, Laurence Horton, and Uwe Jensen. 2016. "Data Policies, Data Management and the Quality of Academic Writing." International Studies Perspectives 2017 (17 (4)): 379-391. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/isp/ekv014. http://isp.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2016/02/10/isp.ekv014.abstract?ijkey=uzSgGJPHD0WXXIR&keytype=ref.

Jensen, Uwe, and Ekkehard Mochmann. 2006. "Das Projekt MetaDater – Ergebnisse und Perspektiven." ZA-Information Nr. 59 171-180. http://www.gesis.org/fileadmin/upload/forschung/publikationen/zeitschriften/za_information/ZA-Info-59.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, and Ekkehard Mochmann. 2003. "MetaDater: Towards standards and tools for the description of comparative Surveys." ZA-Information Nr. 52 191-198. http://www.gesis.org/fileadmin/upload/forschung/publikationen/zeitschriften/za_information/ZA-Info-52.pdf.

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Contribution to edited volume

Jensen, Uwe. 2019. "Forschungsdaten und Forschungsdatenmanagement in den Sozialwissenschaften." In Forschungsdatenmanagement sozialwissenschaftlicher Umfragedaten, edited by Uwe Jensen, Sebastian Netscher, and Katrin Weller, 13-36. Opladen, Berlin, Toronto : Barbara Budrich. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3224/84742233.02.

Netscher, Sebastian, and Uwe Jensen. 2019. "Forschungsdatenmanagement systematisch planen und umsetzen." In Forschungsdatenmanagement sozialwissenschaftlicher Umfragedaten, edited by Uwe Jensen, Sebastian Netscher, and Katrin Weller, 37-56. Berlin, Opladen, Toronto : Barbara Budrich. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3224/84742233.03.

Jensen, Uwe, Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen, and Catharina Wasner. 2019. "Metadatenstandards im Kontext sozialwissenschaftlicher Daten." In Forschungsdatenmanagement sozialwissenschaftlicher Umfragedaten: Grundlagen und praktische Lösungen für den Umgang mit quantitativen Forschungsdaten, edited by Uwe Jensen, Sebastian Netscher, and Katrin Weller, 151-178. Opladen, Berlin, Toronto : Barbara Budrich. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3224/84742233.10.

Perry, Anja, and Uwe Jensen. 2018. "Metadata and Metadata Standards." In Data Processing and Documentation: Generating High Quality Research Data in Quantitative Social Science Research, edited by Sebastian Netscher, and Christina Eder, GESIS Papers 22, 38-44. Köln: GESIS. urn: http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar-59492-3.

Jensen, Uwe. 2018. "Variable Definition and Composition of the Dataset." In Data Processing and Documentation: Generating High Quality Research Data in Quantitative Social Science Research, edited by Sebastian Netscher, and Christina Eder, GESIS Papers 2018/22, 15-24. Köln: GESIS - Leibniz-Institut für Sozialwissenschaften. urn: http://nbn-resolving.de/urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar-59492-3.

Jensen, Uwe. 2011. "Datenmanagementpläne." In Handbuch Forschungsdatenmanagement, edited by Stephan Büttner, Hans-Christoph Hobohm, and Lars Müller, 71-82. Bad Honnef: Bock u. Herchen. http://opus.kobv.de/fhpotsdam/volltexte/2011/230/.

Jensen, Uwe, Alexia Katsanidou, and Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen. 2011. "Metadaten und Standards." In Handbuch Forschungsdatenmanagement, edited by Stephan Büttner, Hans-Christoph Hobohm, and Lars Müller, 83-100. Bad Honnef: Bock u. Herchen. http://opus.kobv.de/fhpotsdam/volltexte/2011/231/.

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Editorship

Jensen, Uwe, Sebastian Netscher, and Katrin Weller, ed. 2019. Forschungsdatenmanagement sozialwissenschaftlicher Umfragedaten: Grundlagen und praktische Lösungen für den Umgang mit quantitativen Forschungsdaten. Opladen, Berlin, Toronto : Barbara Budrich. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3224/84742233.

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Working and discussion paper

Jensen, Uwe, and Monika Linne. 2017. SowiDataNet - Metadatenschema Version 1.0. GESIS Papers 2017|28. Köln: GESIS. urn: urn:nbn:de:0168-ssoar-54975-1.

Jensen, Uwe, and Stefan Schweers. 2016. The extended metadata schema of the VRE soeb3. . GESIS Papers 2016|06. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.1.2021.2082. http://www.gesis.org/fileadmin/upload/forschung/publikationen/gesis_reihen/gesis_papers/2016/GESIS-Papers_2016-06.pdf.

Kleemola, Mari, and Uwe Jensen. 2015. DELIVERABLE D7.5 DDI and SDMX. A Report on Collaboration with Groups Developing DDI and SDMX: Data without Boundaries (DwB) WORK PACKAGE 7 - Standards Development. http://www.dwbproject.org/export/sites/default/about/public_deliveraples/dwb_d7-5_ddi-sdmx-dialogue_report.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, Stefan Ekman, Claus‐Göran Hjelm, Hans Irebäck, and Stefan Schweers. 2015. DELIVERABLE D7.6 Metadata standards and practices in related disciplines and standards for linking different sources: Data without Boundaries (DwB) WORK PACKAGE 7 - Standards Development. http://www.dwbproject.org/export/sites/default/about/public_deliveraples/dwb_d7-6_metadata-standards-practices-related-disciplines_report-final.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, and Stefan Schweers. 2014. Das erweiterte Metadatenschema der VFU soeb 3. GESIS Technical Reports 2014/13. Köln: GESIS. http://www.gesis.org/fileadmin/upload/forschung/publikationen/gesis_reihen/gesis_methodenberichte/2014/TechnicalReport_2014-13.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, Stefan Schweers, and Zeljko Carevic. 2014. Die Metadateneditoren der VFU soeb 3. GESIS Technical Reports 2014/14. Köln: GESIS. http://www.gesis.org/fileadmin/upload/forschung/publikationen/gesis_reihen/gesis_methodenberichte/2014/TechnicalReport_2014-14.pdf.

Hjelm, Claus-Göran, Stefan Ekman, Hans Irebäck, Caspar Jordan, Björn Sjögren, Maurice Brandt, Anja Croessmann, Thomas Helmcke, Mari Kleemola, Katja Moilanen, Ørnulf Risnes, and Uwe Jensen. 2014. Integrated DELIVERABLE D7.2: D7.3 Standards with future relevance for European Social Science data infrastructure / Needs, Key Areas, Rules & Best Practices in Metadata Standard selection and usage: Data without Boundaries (DwB) WORK PACKAGE 7 - Standards Development. http://www.dwbproject.org/export/sites/default/about/public_deliveraples/dwb_d7-2_7-3_future-metadata-standards-usage-selection_integrated-report.pdf.

Karjalainen, Merja, Mari Kleemola, and Uwe Jensen. 2013. DELIVERABLE D7.1: Metadata Standards – usage and needs in NSIs and Data Archives: Data without Boundaries (DwB) WORK PACKAGE 7 - Standards Development. http://www.dwbproject.org/export/sites/default/about/public_deliveraples/dwb_d7-1_metadata-standards-usage_report.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2012. Leitlinien zum Management von Forschungsdaten: Sozialwissenschaftliche Umfragedaten. GESIS Technical Reports 2012/07. http://www.gesis.org/fileadmin/upload/forschung/publikationen/gesis_reihen/gesis_methodenberichte/2012/TechnicalReport_2012-07.pdf.

Hansen, Sue Ellen, Jeremy Iverson, Uwe Jensen, Hilde Orten, and Johanna Vompras. 2011. Enabling longitudinal data comparison using DDI. DDI Working Paper Series Longitudinal Best Practice, No. 2. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/DDILongitudinal02. http://www.ddialliance.org/resources/publications/working/BestPractices/LongitudinalData/EnablingLongitudinalDataComparisonUsingDDI.pdf.

Kleemola, Mari, Michelle Edwards, Sanda Ionescu, Uwe Jensen, Olof Olsson, Ørnulf Risnes, and Wendy Thomas. 2010. An archive‘s perspective on DDI 3. DDI Working Paper Series 7. http://www.ddialliance.org/system/files/AnArchivesPerspectiveOnDDI3.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2010. Data and metadata extensions of the CESSDA RI (D8.3). CESSDA PPP Project Deliverables D8.3. http://www.cessda.org/project/doc/D8.3_Data_metdata_enhancement.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2010. Evaluation of DDI 3 - preservation metadata (D8.1). CESSDA PPP Project Deliverables D8.1. http://www.cessda.org/project/doc/D8.1_DDI3_Evaluation_x_Preservation_metadata.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2010. Funding models for the future development of metadata standards and software tools (D8.2a). CESSDA PPP Project Deliverables D8.2a. http://www.cessda.org/project/doc/D8.2a_Financial_Resources.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, Sanda Ionescu, Mari Kleemola, Agostina Martinez, Wendy Thomas, Mary Vardigan, and Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen. 2010. Grouping of survey series using DDI 3. DDI Working Paper Series – Use Cases No. 6. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/DDIUseCases06. http://www.ddialliance.org/sites/default/files/GroupingOfSurveySeriesUsingDDI3.pdf.

Talk

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Conference contribution

Jensen, Uwe, and Sebastian Netscher. 2016. "Active Data Management Planning and its Exchange with DDI." IASSIST 2016: 42nd Annual Conference of the International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.1.2542.8088.

Jensen, Uwe. 2014. "Einführung in das Metadatenschema der VFU soeb 3." Fachtagung "Das Portal, die Daten und wir - Eine Virtuelle Forschungsumgebung für die Dateninfrastruktur" 24.01.2014. http://www.soeb.de/fileadmin/redaktion/downloads/VFU/VFU_Tagung_Jensen_final.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2014. "Metadata Requirements to Document Data Analyses and Syntax Files in a Virtual Research Environment (VRE)." EDDI14 – 6th Annual European DDI User Conference. http://www.eddi-conferences.eu/ocs/index.php/eddi/eddi14/paper/download/140/112.

Katsanidou, Alexia, Uwe Jensen, and Laurence Horton. 2013. "Academic writing and research data management." 5th Conference of the European Survey Research Association (ESRA). de.slideshare.net/GESISarchivetraining/esra-24334994.

Jensen, Uwe. 2012. "Dienstleistung für eine internationale Community - Das Datenarchiv für Sozialwissenschaften der GESIS." 101. Deutscher Bibliothekartag - Session "Forschungsinfrastruktur für Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften". http://www.opus-bayern.de/bib-info/volltexte//2012/1284/pdf/GESIS_Datenarchiv_Dienstleistungen_Btag2012_Uwe_Jensen.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2012. "Forschungsdatenmanagement in den Sozialwissenschaften." Fachübergreifender Austausch zum Forschungsdatenmanagement - Projekt: Langzeitarchivierung biomedizinischer Forschungsdaten (LABIMI/F). http://www.tmf-ev.de/DesktopModules/Bring2mind/DMX/Download.aspx?EntryId=17024&PortalId=0.

Jensen, Uwe. 2012. "Metadaten für Forschungsdaten: Welche Standards gibt es?." 101. Deutscher Bibliothekartag - Session "Metadaten für Forschungsdaten - eine Aufgabe für Information Professionals!?". http://www.opus-bayern.de/bib-info/volltexte//2012/1283/pdf/Metadatenstandards_Welche_gibt_es_Btag2012_Uwe_Jensen.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2009. "DDI3 and re-use of metadata in archival processes." Paper presented at the 1st Annual European DDI Users Group Meeting: "DDI: The Basis of Managing the Data Life Cycle" IZA. http://www.iza.org/conference_files/eddi09/ppt/jensen_uwe.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2009. "Group - resource package & comparison – potentials to re-use metadata." Paper presented at the CESSDA Expert meeting "Towards the CESSDA-ERIC metadata model and DDI3". University of Ljubljana. http://www.adp.fdv.uni-lj.si/en/cessda09/presentations/WP8_Use_Group_CM_RP_present-CESSDA_EXPERT_11-2009_uj_01.pps.

Jensen, Uwe. 2009. "Life-cycle & comparative study types - metadata needs of the Future CESSDA RI." Paper presented at the 35th IASSIST conference "Mobile Data and the Life Cycle" at the Session E4 CESSDA PPP. http://www.fsd.uta.fi/iassist2009/presentations/E4_Jensen.ppt.

Jensen, Uwe. 2008. "The services: data discovery, harmonisation, analysis and dissemination." Paper presented at the IASSIST conference 2008, session: "The CESSDA ESFRI Project - Setting Up a One-Stop Shop for European Data". http://www.iassistdata.org/downloads/H1_3_Jensen.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, and Ekkehard Mochmann. 2005. "MetaDater: data models and tools for documenting comparative research data." IASSIST / IFDO conference "H2: Shaping Metadata Insight: The Metadater Tool". http://www.iassistdata.org/downloads/2005/h2mochmann-jensen.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe. 2005. "MetaDater: meta data models, standards and tools for comparative social research." 1st. International Conference on e-Social Science - Workshop "From Metadata Standards to the Data GRID for Comparative Social Research".

Jensen, Uwe, and Ekkehard Mochmann. 2004. "Das MetaDater Projekt: Datenmodelle und Instrumente für die Dokumentation komparativer Studien." 2. Konferenz für Sozial- und Wirtschaftsdaten am 4. und 5. Juni 2004 in Wiesbaden - Forum "Metadaten". http://www.ratswd.de/download/Foren.pdf.

Jensen, Uwe, and Ekkehard Mochmann. 2004. "Standards and tools to document comparative surveys." 2. CSDI Workshop.

Jensen, Uwe. 2003. "Improving technical access to European socio-economic data." NESSIE Roundtable II - Harmonisation of Data and Technical Access.

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Contribution not at conference

Jensen, Uwe, and Ekkehard Mochmann. 2003. "MetaDater: Entwicklung von Standards und Instrumenten zur Dokumentation komparativer Studien." Expertentreffen auf Einladung des Präsidenten des Bundesamtes für Statistik.

Organisation

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Event

Alaterä, Tuomas J., Nikos Askitas, Alina Danciu, Uwe Jensen, Jon Johnson, Mari Kleemola, Mikko Saloila, Joachim Wackerow, Knut Wenzig, and Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen. 2019. "EDDI19 – 11th Annual European DDI User Conference - hosted by Finnish Social Science Data Archive, Tampere University, and Statistics Finland: Co-chairs: Jon Johnson and Mari Kleemola." Tampere University, Tampere, 03.12.2019 - 04.12.2019. http://www.eddi-conferences.eu/ocs/index.php/eddi/eddi19/index.

Askitas, Nikos, Alina Danciu, Andreas Franken, Uwe Jensen, Jon Johnson, Mari Kleemola, Christine Kurka, Mikko Saloila, Joachim Wackerow, Knut Wenzig, and Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen. 2018. "EDDI18 – 10th Annual European DDI User Conference: (co-chairs Jon Johnson and Joachim Wackerow)." 04.12.2018 - 05.12.2018. http://www.eddi-conferences.eu/ocs/index.php/eddi/eddi18/index.

Askitas, Nikos, Denise Bloch, Stefan Buerli, Uwe Jensen, Jon Johnson, Mari Kleemola, Brian Kleiner, Mikko Saloila, Monika Vettovaglia, Joachim Wackerow, Knut Wenzig, and Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen. 2017. "EDDI17 – 9th Annual European DDI User Conference (co-chairs Jon Johnson and Joachim Wackerow)." Lausanne, 05.12.2017 - 06.12.2017. http://www.eddi-conferences.eu/ocs/index.php/eddi/eddi17.

Askitas, Nikos, Kerrin Borschewski, Uwe Jensen, Jon Johnson, Mari Kleemola, Mogens Grosen Nielsen, Eric van Um, Joachim Wackerow, Knut Wenzig, Ulrike Weyerke, and Wolfgang Zenk-Möltgen. 2016. "EDDI16 – 8th Annual European DDI User Conference (co-chairs Jon Johnson and Joachim Wackerow)." Cologne, 06.12.2016 - 07.12.2016. http://www.eddi-conferences.eu/ocs/index.php/eddi/eddi16/index.