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SHARE Steering and Working Groups

SHARE currently has four working groups. Their charges and membership are detailed below. Each working group will meet virtually at least twice per month and will be chaired by a member selected by his/her fellow members and approved by the SHARE steering group. At least one member of the SHARE steering group will participate in each working group. The groups are:

Steering Group

Chairs

  • Rick Luce, Associate Vice President for Research and Dean of University Libraries, University of Oklahoma
  • Tyler Walters, Dean of University Libraries, Virginia Tech

Advisors

  • Clifford Lynch, Executive Director, CNI
  • Heather Joseph, Executive Director, SPARC 

Membership

  • Richard McCarty, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Vanderbilt University
  • MacKenzie Smith, University Librarian, University of California, Davis
  • Carol Whitacre, Vice President for Research, Ohio State University
  • Joyce Backus, Associate Director for Library Operations, Liaison to SHARE, National Library of Medicine 

Ex-Officio Membership

  • Elliott Shore, Executive Director, ARL
  • John C. Vaughn, Executive Vice President, AAU
  • Michael Tanner, Chief Academic Officer and Vice President, APLU 

ARL Staff Liaisons

  • Prue Adler, Associate Executive Director, Federal Relations and Information Policy
  • Sue Baughman, Deputy Executive Director, ARL
  • Julia Blixrud, Assistant Executive Director, Scholarly Communication
  • Judy Ruttenberg, Program Director, Transforming Research Libraries

Consultants

  • Greg Tananbaum, consultant to SHARE
  • Eric Celeste, technical consultant to SHARE

Communications Working Group

Charge

The Communications Working Group will be responsible for conveying SHARE developments with the scholarly communication community, as well as the general public, in a timely and transparent manner.

Steering Committee Representation

  • Judy Ruttenberg, Program Director, Transforming Research Libraries, ARL

Membership

  • Liz Allen, Director of Product Marketing and Sales, PLOS
  • Dominique Babini, Latin America Social Science Council CLACSO
  • Joni Blake, Executive Director, Geater Western Library Alliance
  • H. Austin Booth, Vice Provost for Libraries, University at Buffalo
  • Kaylyn Groves, Communications Program Officer, ARL
  • Jeff Lieberson, Vice President, Public Affairs, APLU
  • Carol Minton Morris, Director of Marketing and Communications, DuraSpace
  • Linda Plunkett, Associate University Librarian for Graduate and Research Services, Boston University
  • Catherine Soehner, Associate Dean for Research and Learning Services, University of Utah
  • Barry Toiv, Vice President for Public Affairs, AAU
  • Leyla Williams, Communications Coordinator, Center for Digital Research and Scholarship at Columbia University

Consultant

Greg Tananbaum, consultant to SHARE


Repository Community Working Group

Charge

The Repository Community Working Group will be responsible for engaging with institutional and disciplinary repository stakeholders to ensure that they are kept apprised of, and can efficiently contribute to, SHARE’s development.

Steering Committee Representation

  • Tyler Walters, Dean of University Libraries, Virginia Tech

Membership

  • Mike Giarlo, Digital Library Architect, Penn State University
  • Nettie Lagace, Associate Director for Programs, NISO
  • Bram Luyten, co-founder, @mire
  • Catherine Mitchell, Director of Access and Publishing, CDL
  • Joshua Neds-Fox, Coordinator for Digital Publishing, Wayne State University
  • Shawn Nicholson, Assistant Director, Michigan State University
  • Kathryn Pope, Head, Scholarly Communication Program, Center for Digital Research and Scholarship at Columbia University
  • David Prosser, Executive Director, RLUK
  • Kathleen Shearer, Executive Director, Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR)
  • Sarah Shreeves, Coordinator of IDEALS, Co-coordinator of Scholarly Communications, and Associate Professor of Library Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Gail Steinhart, Head of Research Services, Albert R. Mann Library, Cornell University
  • Claire Stewart, Head of Digital Collections, Northwestern University

Consultant

Greg Tananbaum, consultant to SHARE


Technical Working Group

Charge

The Technical Working Group will be responsible for advising the SHARE Steering Group on matters of technology, standards, operational policies and procedures, scale, and innovation in the development of the SHARE system.

Steering Committee Representation

  • Michael Tanner, Chief Academic Officer and Vice President, APLU
  • Julia Blixrud, Assistant Executive Director, Scholarly Communication, ARL

Membership

  • Jean-Gabriel Bankier, President and CEO, bepress Digital Commons
  • Geoff Bilder, Director of Strategic Initiatives, CrossRef
  • Todd Carpenter, Executive Director, NISO
  • Eleni Castro, Research Coordinator for Dataverse, Harvard
  • Rich Cave, Director of IT and Computer Operations, PLOS
  • Robert R. Downs, Senior Digital Archivist, CIESIN, Columbia University
  • Philip Durbin, Software Developer for Dataverse, Harvard University
  • Jeremy Frumkin, Assistant Dean for Technology Strategy, University of Arizona Libraries
  • David Gillikan, Chief of Bibliographic Services, National Library of Medicine (NLM), NLM Liaison to SHARE
  • Debra Hanken Kurtz, Director, Texas Digital Library
  • Michele Kimpton, CEO, DuraSpace
  • Mark Matienzo, Director of Technology, Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)
  • Brian Mitchell, Head of Web Services, Jisc Collections
  • Victoria Reich, Executive Director, LOCKSS Program
  • Jenn Riley, Associate Dean for Digital Initiatives, McGill University Library
  • David S. H. Rosenthal, Chief Scientist, LOCKSS Program
  • Andrew Sallans, Center for Open Science
  • Peter Suber, Director for the Office of Scholarly Communication, Harvard University
  • Herbert Van de Sompel, Visiting Researcher, LANL
  • Alex Viggio, Senior Technical Consultant, Symplectic
  • Alex Wade, Director of Scholarly Communication, Microsoft Research

Consultants

Eric Celeste, technical consultant to SHARE

Greg Tananbaum, consultant to SHARE


Workflow Working Group

Charge

The Workflow Working Group will be responsible for engaging with the research community and mandating funders to ensure that the efficiency of the SHARE workflow is optimized.

Steering Committee Representation

  • Carol Whitacre, Vice President for Research, Ohio State University 
  • Prudence Adler, Associate Executive Director, Federal Relations and Information Policy, ARL

Membership

  • Kate Ahlport, Executive Director, Health Research Alliance
  • Amy Brand, VP North America, Digital Science
  • Scott Brandt, Professor of Library Science, Purdue University
  • Tim Byrne, Senior Outreach Librarian, Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI), US Department of Energy
  • William Gunn, Head of Academic Outreach, Mendeley
  • Patricia Hswe, Digital Content Strategist and Head, ScholarSphere User Services, Penn State University
  • Cynthia Hudson, Data Librarian, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Selma Jaskowski, Assistant Director for IT and Digital Initiatives, University of Central Florida
  • Rick Johnson, Director of Digital Library Services, University of Notre Dame
  • Lisa Johnston, Data Management/Curation Lead and Co-Director of the University Digital Conservancy, University of Minnesota
  • Alex Kozak, Policy Associate, Google
  • Steve Leicht, Managing Director, ÜberResearch
  • Nitika Pant Pai, Faculty at McGill University Health Centre
  • Howard Ratner, Executive Director, CHOR
  • Stephen Rose, Chief Research Officer, Foundation Fighting Blindness
  • Naomi Schrag, Associate Vice President for Research Compliance and Training, Columbia University
  • David Shulenburger, former Vice President for Academic Affairs, APLU

Consultants

Eric Celeste, technical consultant to SHARE

Greg Tananbaum, consultant to SHARE

 
 
 

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