Chuck has moved on from Crossref. Chuck Koscher joined Crossref in 2002. His primary responsibility had been the development and operation of Crossref’s core services and technical infrastructure. As a senior staff member, he also contributed to the definition of Crossref’s mission and the expansion of its services, such as the launch of the Open Funder Registry (formerly known as FundRef). His role included the management of technical support and back-end business operations. Chuck and his team interfaced directly with members in dealing with issues affected by new or evolving industry practices, such as those involving non-journal content like books, standards, and databases. Chuck had been active within the industry, having served 9 years on the NISO board of directors, and participated in initiatives such as the NISO/NFAIS Best Practice in Journal Publishing and NISO’s Supplemental Material Working Group. Prior to Crossref, Chuck had over 20 years of software engineering experience, primarily in the aerospace industry.
- metadata quality
- big data