Community Call Follow-up - Governance of Open Source Research Software Organizations

Author: Dan Sholler

We recently held a Community Call in which rOpenSci postdoctoral fellow, Dan Sholler, discussed some results of his qualitative ethnographic research on Governance strategies for open source research software projects. In this blog post, Dan shares some take home messages from his presentation and answers questions asked by participants in the Call and in this forum.

  • Governance: What is it, and Why Does it Matter?
  • Governance throughout the Stages of Open Source Research Software Development
  • Governance Examples
  • Ten Questions and Attempts at Answers

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