Spotlight on Heather Joseph: Open Access Week 2013

In honor of Open Access Week 2013 (October 21-25), we will be profiling an influential figure in the scholarly communication landscape each day.

Thursday, October 24

Heather Joseph


  • B.S. in Journalism, University of Maryland College Park, 1989
  • M.A. in Business Administration, University of Maryland, 1998

Current Positions

Notable Affiliations

  • Board of Directors, Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Organizer/advocate for Access2Research
  • One of four witnesses who testified at the Congressional Hearing on the Fair Copyright in Research Works Act

Notable Publications

Interesting Facts

More Information

  • Heather Joseph's blog (via SPARC)
  • Heather Joseph on Twitter (@hjoseph)