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FSCI Team & Contacts 2021

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Published: 14 Dec 2022
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Steering Committee
Martin Brennan, UCLA Library, Chair
Nicky Agate, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Joseph Bristow, UCLA
Stephen Diggs, UC San Diego / Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Stephanie Hagstrom, RDA
Violeta Ilik, Adelphi University
Ronald Margolis, NIH (Emiritus)
Maryann Martone, UC San Diego
Fiona Murphy, Murphy Mitchell Consulting Ltd
Cameron Neylon, Curtin University
Daniel O’Donnell, University of Lethbridge
Amy Price, University of Oxford
Alison Scott, UCLA Library
Shelley Stall, American Geophysical Union

Program Committee
Nina Exner, Virginia Commonwealth University, Co-chair
Cameron Neylon, Curtin University, Co-chair
Anita Bandrowski, UC San Diego
Martin Brennan, UCLA Library
Jennifer Chan, UCLA Library
Kimberly Chapman, University of Arizona Libraries
Gimena del Rio Riande, CONICET, Argentina
Stephen Diggs, UC San Diego / Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Samir Hachani, Algiers’ University
Stephanie Hagstrom, RDA
Daniel S. Katz, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Simon Lee, UCLA Library
Ye Li, MIT
Dan Maxwell, University of Florida
Anna Oates, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Daniel O’Donnell, University of Lethbridge
Tom Olijhoek, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Anneliese Taylor UC San Francisco

Communications Committee
Simon Lee, UCLA Library, Chair
Ibraheem Ali, UCLA Library
Jess Howie, University of Waikato
Martin Brennan, UCLA Library
Archive Committee
Ye Li, MIT, Chair
Martin Brennan, UCLA Library
Nina Exner, Virginia Commonwealth University
Danny Kingsley, Consultant
Anna Oates, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Erica Zhang, UCLA Library

Participant Experience Committee (PEC)
Barbara Bordalejo, University of Saskatchewan, Co-Chair
Nathan Woods, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, Co-Chair
Osman Aldirdiri, SPARC Africa
Martin Brennan, UCLA Library
Stephen Diggs, UC San Diego / Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Jonathan Grunert, SUNY Geneseo
Clarke Iakovakis, Oklahoma State University
Zahra Kamarei, University of Rochester
Jess Newman, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Tom Olijhoek, Directory of Open Access Journals
Yuhan Douglas Rao, North Carolina State University
Shalini Ramachandran, Boise State University

Advisory Committee
Juan Pablo Alperin, Simon Fraser College Public Knowledge Project
Phil Bourne, University of Virginia
Joseph Bristow, UCLA
Tim Clark, University of Virginia
David De Roure, Oxford University
Miho Funamori, National Institute of Informatics
Elizabeth Gadd, Loughborough
Carole Goble, University of Manchester
Heather Joseph, Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC)
Danny Kingsley, Cambridge University
Catriona MacCallum, Hindawi Publishing
Maryann Martone, UC San Diego
Robert McDonald, University of Colorado, Boulder
Nirmala Menon, Digital Humanities and Publishing Research Group at the Indian Institute of Technology
Susanna-Assunta Sansone, University of Oxford and Nature Publishing Group
Alison Scott, UCLA Library
Ray Siemens, DHSI and University of Victoria
Shelley Stall, American Geophysical Union
Virginia Steel, UCLA Library

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