Open Research Fund Committee

This committee considers applications for the Open Research Fund

Members are listed below. Additional experts will join the panel as necessary.


Heather Joseph (Chair)


Professor Philip Bourne

University of Virginia, USA

Dr Rachel Harding

University of Toronto, Canada

Professor Nicola Mulder

University of Cape Town, South Africa

Professor Jason Swedlow

University of Dundee

Dr Kenji Takeda

Microsoft Research

Kaitlin Thaney

Wikimedia Foundation Inc., USA


Jonathan Wilkinson

Grants Adviser, Cellular, Developmental and Physiological Sciences

Wellcome Trust

We expect members to comply with our Conflict of Interest Policy [PDF 137KB].