Research Policy Manager in the United Kingdom
Elizabeth is the Research Policy Manager (Publications) at Loughborough University. She founded the Lis-Copyseek forum, the Lis-Bibliometrics forum and The Bibliomagician blog. She is also the co-Champion of the ARMA Metrics Special Interest Group. She has spent most of her career in libraries and doing research into the rights issues relating to the scholarly activities of UK HE. These include the Jisc-funded ACORN, Rights & Rewards, and RoMEO Projects, the latter of which gave rise to the RoMEO service. She has a PhD on the impact of copyright ownership on scholarly communication and blogs regularly on responsible research evaluation, copyright and open access issues.
Elizabeth is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and a member of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals. She sits on the SciVal User Group Steering Committee.