Final Report and Recommendations of the UCLA Data Governance Task Force

Organization: UCLA Data Governance Task Force
Author: Christine L. Borgman and Kent J. Wada
Published: May 9, 2016
This report provides recommendations to UCLA leadership regarding how institutional governance of data about UCLA faculty, students, and staff should be structured and operated for UCLA, including: Initial operating principles that will guide UCLA when considering how data about members of its community should be used, a governance structure that ensures expectations for ethical and appropriate use of data about UCLA faculty, students, and staff are met, in conjunction with UCLA’ s obligations for compliance and data stewardship, and operational mechanisms by which the governance structure works with data stewards; gives voice to faculty, students, and staff; and identifies and addresses concerns, conflicts, and opportunities.