Keith Russell

FORCE11 Member since October 22, 2017

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Keith Russell is Partnerships Program manager at the Australian National Data Service, engaging with research organisations around Australia to enable researchers to be able to reuse data more often. In this role he has worked on establishing projects and engagements with a range of organisations, working on policies and the human and technical infrastructure required to make research data more Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable.

Keith moved from Europe where he was coordinator of the Knowledge Exchange Initiative, combining the interests of five national European organizations ranging from e-Infrastructure providers and funders to research funders and the library community. Trained as a human geographer he held various positions at the largest university in the Netherlands, before joining the Dutch national organization SURF, engaging with the Dutch institutions of higher education and research.