Mr Paul Uhlir
See my website at: http://www.paulfuhlir.com ---- Paul F. Uhlir, J.D., is a consultant in the area of international data policy and management. He is immediate past Director of the Board on Research Data and Information, and of the US CODATA, both at the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), where he worked for over 3 decades. Paul has university degrees in world history, foreign relations, and law. He has focused on research and public data issues his entire career, has published and spoken extensively and internationally about them, and has won two awards (NAS and CODATA) for his work in this area. He also has consulted to many governments; international organizations such as OECD, GBIF, GEO, UNESCO, IAP, ICSU, and CODATA; universities; and companies. Additional information about his professional career is available at: www.paulfuhlir.com. Paul joined the RDA TAB to help improve management of RDA’s activities, expand membership to other sectors, and coordinate with relevant data-related organizations. He is past co-chair of the RDA-CODATA Legal Interoperability IG, a member of the US RDA Advisory Board, and has attended all the RDA Conferences.