Simone Sacchi

FORCE11 Member since August 8, 2014


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II have 15+ years of progressively responsible management and leadership experience in academic libraries, research centers, and SMEs combining strong leadership and management experience in R&D projects with a research and professional career focused on the areas of Open Science, Scholarly Communication and Digital Stewardship, and Next Generation Metrics. I also have a long-standing research interest in formal methods applied to study the Conceptual Foundations of Information Science. 

Before joining the European University Institute as Open Science Librarian, I worked at LIBER, the Association of European Research Libraries as Head of International Projects, at Columbia University as Head of Scholarly Communication Services, and at the University of Bologna as Systems Librarian and Digital Repository Manager.

I have a PhD in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois iSchool.