My name is Andrea Chiarelli and I am a consultant focusing on the fields of scholarly communication, open scholarship and research management. Over the past few years, I worked with a wide range of stakeholders, including universities, membership organisations, research funders, publishers and vendors.
Some examples of organisations I supported in my role include: Cactus, City University London, Copyright Clearance Center, Department for International Development (DFID), EARMA, Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), Emerald Publishing, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), Institute of Cancer Research, International Association of STM Publishers, Jisc, Knowledge Exchange, Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche (LIBER), NHS Education for Scotland, Publishing Research Consortium (PRC), Research England, Springer Nature and the Universities of Nottingham, Oxford and Warwick.
I have an engineering background and I studied in Italy, the United States and the UK. Up to MSc level, I studied nuclear and energy engineering, while my PhD is in civil engineering. I am currently studying for an Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA).