Director, The MIT Press; Co-founder, Knowledge Futures Group
Amy Brand is director of the MIT Press and co-founder of the MIT Knowledge Futures Group, a partnership with the MIT Media Lab to develop open knowledge infrastructure. She has played a seminal role in transformative scholarly communications initiatives such as ORCiD, CRediT, and Peer Review Transparency. Previously, Amy held positions at Digital Science, Harvard, and Crossref, and she currently serves on the boards of Creative Commons, Crossref, and the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Board on Research Data and Information. She studied linguistics and cognitive science, and is producing a movie on women in science.