Scholarly Communications Lab member Chantal Ripp poses in front of some leafy green shrubs

Chantal Ripp is a research librarian at the University of Ottawa. Data services, data literacy, and government information are her main areas of responsibility. She is a member of the University’s Research Data Management (RDM) Advisory Group, which is responsible for developing an institutional strategy. 

Prior to arriving at the University of Ottawa, Chantal held a career in the Federal Public Service, working in areas related to data management, open government, and open science for more than a decade. She is also a member of a number of other local and national committees, including the DLI Professional Development Committee and the Digital Research Alliance Data Management Plan Expert Group (DMPEG). She brings a wealth of experience in terms of teaching, scholarship, and research support, including stakeholder engagement, policy development, open access scholarship, knowledge mobilization, and RDM.