Martin Schmidt

Since 2017, Martin Schmidt is an Associated Researcher in the “Learning, Knowledge, Innovation” research programme at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society. The programme addresses issues at the interfaces of science and digitisation and education and digitisation. Martin is also co-editor of the blog journal Elephant in the Lab, which critically examines the scientific system.

Martin works as a Data Analyst and Consultant. He is an agricultural and soil scientist by training. Currently, he does his PhD in environmental modelling at the University of Potsdam. Beyond his interest in the functioning of science he devotes himself to the people behind it, for example as the former representative of the doctoral researchers in the Leibniz Association.

Martin Schmidt

Position

Associated Researcher: Knowledge & Society

Organisation of events

Picture it! What data visualisations can do for science
03.07.2019. Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft, Berlin, Deutschland. Co-Organised by: Elephant in the lab (International) Further information

Martin Schmidt

Media appearances

Wie Forscher die Zahl ihrer Publikationen künstlich nach oben treiben (10.07.2017). Berliner Zeitung
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Zitationskartelle sind ein großes Problem (10.07.2017). Berliner Zeitung
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Eine Elefantenherde im Labor (21.07.2017). TAZ
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Spitzenmediziner schaffen ein Paper pro Woche !? (21.07.2017). Laborjournal Blog
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