Dr. Paul Ayris is Pro-Vice-Provost (UCL Library Services), Chief Executive of UCL Press and the chair of LIBER’s Citizen Science Working Group.
Paul has also served as President of LIBER (2010-2014) and advised the LIBER Board on EU matters.
He is Co-Chair of the LERU (League of European Research Universities) INFO Community. He chairs the OAI Organizing Committee for the Cern-Unige Workshops on Innovations in Scholarly Communication. He is also Chair of JISC Collections’ Content Strategy Group.
He has a Ph.D. in Ecclesiastical History and publishes on English Reformation Studies.