I am an Associate Director and Principal Investigator at the Oxford e-Research Centre, and an Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering Science of the University of Oxford. I am also a Consultant for Springer Nature, and Founding Honorary Academic Editor of the Scientific Data journal.
I run a team of brilliant research software & knowledge engineers. My interests and activities are in the areas of knowledge and information management , and interoperability of applications in the life, environmental and biomedical sciences, impacting on the reproducibility of research outputs and the evolution of scholarly publishing , which drive science and discoveries. Specifically I strive to make digital research objects, including data, Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable = FAIR.