Iryna Kuchma

Iryna Kuchma 

Education:

Institute of Social Sciences, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (2000 – 2003); National University “Kyiv Mohyla Academy”, Master of Arts, Cultural Studies (1994 – 2000)

Prior Work:

Information programme manager at the International Renaissance Foundation (part of Soros Foundation network in Ukraine)

Current Employment/Responsibilities:

The EIFL Open Access programme manager.

Her responsibilities include advocacy of open access to research results and support in developing open access policies, training and support in setting up open repositories, organizing workshops and other knowledge sharing and capacity building events.

Areas of Research Interest:

Open access, open research data, scholarly communication, altmetrics, open content licenses