John Chodacki

FORCE11 Member since March 20, 2013


John Chodacki is Director of the University of California Curation Center (UC3) at California Digital Library (CDL).  He currently serves as Co-Chair of the FORCE11 Board of Directors with Violeta Ilik.

As UC3 Director, John works across the UC campuses and the broader community to ensure that CDL’s digital curation program meets the emerging needs of the scholarly community – including digital preservation, persistent identifiers, research data management, and data publishing. 

Prior to CDL, John oversaw product development activities at O’Reilly Media, VIZ Media, Zinio, Creative Edge, Safari Books Online, and PLOS. He currently serves on the board and/or steering committees of DataCite, FORCE11, ROR (Research Organization Registry), COUNTER, Collaborative Knowledge (Coko) Foundation and Metadata 2020.


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