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Phone: +49 (0)221 478-5685

Cologne Site

Medicine and Health

ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
Gleueler Straße 60
50931 Cologne (Köln)

Bonn Site

Nutritional, Environmental and Agricultural Sciences

ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences
Friedrich-Hirzebruch-Allee 4
53115 Bonn




An infrastructure and research centre for data and information in the life sciences.

Rabea Müller

Data Science and Services

Head of Data- and Information Literacy Training

Key tasks and activities

  • Individual support of software, services and data handling
  • Development of training materials
  • Conduction of Carpentry workshops and training courses
  • Regional Coordinator for DACH-region at The Carpentries


Rabea Müller obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Library and Information Science from TH Köln – University of Applied Sciences. She joined the Cologne site of ZB MED – Information Centre for Life Sciences in December 2016. She has been attending Carpentry workshops as a Helper since 2019. The Carpentries teaches foundational coding and data science skills to researchers worldwide. In March 2020, she obtained her certificate as an Instructor for Carpentry workshops. In May 2020, she took on the additional role of Carpentry Maintainer and embarked on the development of a new lesson for The Carpentries on the subject of Wikidata.


Educational background

  • October 2016 – August 2020
    Study of library science at the TH Köln (B.A.)

Career to date

  • December 2016 – October 2018
    Student assistant in “Current Contents” at ZB MED
  • November 2018 – February 2019
    Practical semester project for the automatic indexing of article metadata at ZB MED
  • March 2019 – June 2019
    Research work for small RNA in the framework of the "InteractOA" project
  • August 2019 – January 2020
    Preparatory work for the integration of preprint servers in the search portal LIVIVO
  • Februar 2020 – Juli 2020
    Preparation of an overview of the required competencies for the employees of ZB MED