The Team

Nicky Agate

NICKY AGATE is Assistant University Librarian for Research Data & Digital Scholarship at the University of Pennsylvania. She blogs irregularly at

Rebecca Kennison

REBECCA KENNISON is the Executive Director of the nonprofit K|N Consultants, whose mission is to create a more just, equitable, synergistic, and sustainable scholarly system.

Chris Long

CHRIS LONG, Professor of Philosophy and Dean of the College of Arts & Letters at Michigan State, writes about his work and life at

Jason Rhody

JASON RHODY is Program Director of Social Science Research Council’s Digital Culture program. He was formerly Senior Program Officer at NEH’s ODH.

Simone Sacchi

SIMONE SACCHI is Open Science Librarian at the European University Institute. Formerly, he was EU Projects Manager at LIBER and head of #scholcomm services at Columbia University.

Bonnie Thornton-Dill

BONNIE THORNTON DILL is dean of the College of Arts and Humanities and professor of Women’s Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Penny Weber

PENNY WEBER is the projects coordinator for the SSRC’s Digital Culture program and the project manager for HuMetricsHSS.

Bonnie Russell

BONNIE RUSSELL is the project manager for MESH Research at Michigan State University and digital specialist for HuMetricsHSS.

Former Team Members:

Stacy Konkiel

STACY KONKIEL is Director of Research Relations at Altmetric. Learn more at