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Liz Allen

Liz Allen

  • Visiting

Visiting Senior Research Fellow


Dr Liz Allen is Director of Strategic Initiatives at F1000Research and involved in shaping new initiatives and partnerships to promote and foster open research. Prior to joining F1000 in 2015, she spent over a decade leading the Evaluation Team at the Wellcome Trust.

Liz is a social scientist by training and has a PhD in Medical Sociology from Queen Mary, University of London. Liz has worked extensively in the field of research evaluation, with specialties in science policy research and research-related indicators. Liz is a Crossref Board Director, co-founder of CRediT (Contributor Roles Taxonomy) and Chair of the CRediT Programme Committee, and serves on the Advisory Board for the Software Sustainability Institute.