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Dr
Abigail
McBirnie
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(01235) 821900 (RAL Switchboard)
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abigail.mcbirnie@stfc.ac.uk
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RAL
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Dr Abigail McBirnie is an analyst and information specialist. 

Within the Scientific Computing Department at STFC, her focus is the Horizon 2020 European Open Science Cloud Photon and Neutron Data Service (ExPaNDS) project, which aims to enable FAIR photon and neutron data and data services within the EOSC. 

As an analyst, Abigail has extensive expertise in bibliometrics and research intelligence as well as diverse experience in business analytics, statistics and machine learning, competitive intelligence, and futures and foresight. On the information side, Abigail has worked in knowledge management and in the areas of policy, services, and systems to support Open Science. She is also a qualified librarian and a former university lecturer in research methods and academic writing.

Prior to moving into analysis and information, Abigail's first career was in music.​