The Leadership Group is made up of members that contribute annually to the project, along with representatives from the DSpace Community at large who are particularly committed to the Project, including Service Providers.

Role of DSpace Leadership

The DSpace Leadership Group approves the overall priorities and strategic direction of the program.  The Group’s responsibilities are:

Leadership Group members are elected for a 1-year term and there are no term limits.

Eligibility

Eligibility to serve in the Leadership Group is determined based on the membership levels as follows:

The Leadership group also benefits from the participation of:

Meetings

The DSpace Leadership Group meets quarterly. Its agendas and notes are published in the Leadership Group section of the wiki.

2020/2021 DSpace Leaders (alphabetical order):

DSpace Leadership Group Members
Tal Ayalon
The World Bank
CEO, FounderThe Library Code
Associate University Librarian, Digital Programs and ServicesUniversity of British Columbia Library
Campus Repository ServicesUniversity of Arizona Libraries
CEOAtmire
Associate DeanUniversity of Kansas
Head E-Publishing, ETH LibraryETH Zurich
Information Systems ManagerNational Library of Finland
Kirsty Lingstadt
University of Edinburgh
Scholarly Communications StrategistDuke University Libraries
Agustina MartinezOpen Research Systems ManagerUniversity of Cambridge

Imperial College London

Head, University Archives & Co-Director, University Digital Conservancy

University of Minnesota
COO, CCO, Business Strategist, Business Technologist4Science
Scholarly Communication LibrarianIndiana University Purdue University Indiana
Subdirector for Information and Knowledge ManagementConcytec
Executive DirectorTexas Digital Library
Head Library Information TechnologyHamburg University of Technology / DSpace-DE Consortium

Open Scholarship Services Librarian

Cornell University

Vanderbilt University
Scholarly Sharing StrategistThe Ohio State University Libraries
Head, Libraries SystemsUniversity of Manitoba