Marc-André is a Ph.D. student in Information science at the École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information, Université de Montréal. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy (Université Laval) and a Master’s degree in Information Science (Université de Montréal). His research focuses on bibliometrics, open access, and science policy.
Gita Ghiasi is a Research Officer at the École de bibliothéconomie et des sciences de l’information (Université de Montréal) and the Institute for Data Valorisation (IVADO). She received her Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Concordia University and holds a Master’s degree in International Business from the University of Warsaw. Her research interests are critical data, research evaluation, bibliometrics, and science and technology policy. More specifically, her research focuses on exploring inequitable practices in the reward system of science and in identifying policy implications to orient the scientific evaluation system toward equity and equality outcomes.