The RSE Saga

Mike Croucher

EPSRC Research Software Engineering Fellow

www.walkingrandomly.com
@walkingrandomly
M.Croucher@Sheffield.ac.uk
Sheffield Research Software Engineering

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Research Software Engineers

We have a problem!

Before 2012

This changed everything!

"[When we found you], We really feel that we have found the missing piece in the puzzle."

Rosie Staniforth, biochemist, University of Sheffield

"You're my hero!"

Marta Milo, University of Sheffield

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