Oliver Blake

Community Engagement and Communication Officer, LIBER

As Community Engagement and Communication Officer, Oliver is responsible for stakeholder engagement activities related to European projects and will support communication and outreach activities

In his position, Oliver looks to build connections between project members and stakeholders to actualise project potential and cement strategic relationships that will thrive beyond each project’s life cycle. These activities are then closely linked back to LIBER’s network and mission of enabling world-class research.

Before joining LIBER, Oliver carried out research and participated in European projects. Recently, while working as a Researcher and Project Coordinator at the University of Amsterdam, he developed an affinity with the role libraries have in producing quality research and a strong belief in open knowledge.

Oliver is from the United Kingdom and holds an MSc in Cultural Anthropology from Utrecht University.