CoreTrustSeal Trustworthy Data Repositories reviews are undertaken by qualified members of the Assembly of Reviewers consisting of:

  • Qualified volunteer Reviewers designated by CoreTrustSeal certified Repositories
  • CoreTrustSeal Board
  • WDS Scientific Committee members part of a CoreTrustSeal certified data repository

Members of the Assembly of Reviewers can stand for election to become members of the CoreTrustSeal Board and vote in elections (one vote for each CoreTrustSeal certified Repository, see Article 2 of the Rules of Procedures) .


    1. Alison Fernie (UK National Geoscience Data Centre)
    2. Aude Chambodut (International Service of Geomagnetic Indices)
    3. Birger Jerlehag (Swedish National Data Service)
    4. Chenzhou Cui (Chinese Astronomical Data Center)
    5. Dave Connell (Australian Antarctic Data Centre)
    6. Dawei Lin (ImmPort Repository, DAIT-NIAID-NIH, CoreTrustSeal Board)
    7. Dean Carter (World Data Service for Paleoclimatology)
    8. Debbie Roth (Woods Hole Open Access Server)
    9. Françoise Genova (Centre de Données astronomiques de Strasbourg)
    10. Franziska Schwab (TIB Digital Long-Term Archive)
    11. Garry Baker (UK National Geoscience Data Centre)
    12. Guoqing Li (Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, CAS)
    13. Hervé L’Hours (UK Data Archive; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    14. Hiroaki Toh (WDC – Geomagnetism, Kyoto)
    15. Ian Bruno (The Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre)
    16. Ilona von Stein (Data Archiving and Networked Services; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    17. Ingrid Dillo (Data Archiving and Networked Services; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    18. Jared Lyle (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)
    19. Jörg Knappen (CLARIND-UDS)
    20. John Howard (Irish Social Science Data Archive)
    21. John Westbrook (Worldwide Protein Data Bank)
    22. Jonas Recker (GESIS Data Archive for the Social Sciences; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    23. Jonathan Crabtree (Odum Institute Data Archive, CoreTrustSeal Board)
    24. Kathryn Harrison (Environmental Information Data Centre)
    25. Kehe Wang (WDC – Space Weather, Australia)
    26. Lars Kaczmirek (AUSSDA – The Austrian Social Science Data Archive)
    27. Laure Lefèvre (WDC – Sunspot Index and Long-term Solar Observations)
    28. Leonie Misquitta (The Federal Interagency Traumatic Brain Injury Research (FITBIR) Informatics System)
    29. Lisa Johnston (The Data Repository for University of Minnesota)
    30. Lisa Pegelow (The Research Data Centre (FDZ) at IQB)
    31. Lynda Kellam (Cornell Institute for Social and Economic Research)
    32. Maja Dolinar (ADP Social Science Data Archives)
    33. Mari Kleemola (The Finnish Social Science Data Archive; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    34. Marjan Grootveld (Data Archiving and Networked Services)
    35. Michael Diepenbroek (PANGAEA – Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science)
    36. Mikaela Lawrence (CSIRO)
    37. Monika Zarnitz (ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics)
    38. Mustapha Mokrane (Data Archiving and Networked Services; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    39. Niels H. Batjes (ISRIC – WDC Soils)
    40. Niels Komen (Regionaal Archief Zutphen)
    41. Olivier Rouchon (CINES)
    42. Paul Trilsbeek (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    43. Peter McGarvey (UniProt)
    44. Remco van Veenendaal (National Archives of the Netherlands)
    45. Reyna Jenkyns (Ocean Networks Canada; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    46. Robert R. Downs (CIESIN/SEDAC; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    47. Robèrt Gillesse (International Institute of Social History (IISH))
    48. Sebastian Karcher (Qualitative Data Repository)
    49. Steven McEachern (Australian Data Archive)
    50. Tim Evans (Archaeology Data Service)
    51. Tammy Walker (Oak Ridge National Laboratory DAAC)
    52. Veronika Heider (AUSSDA – The Austrian Social Science Data Archive)
    53. Wendy Gross (World Data Service for Paleoclimatology)
    54. Wim Hugo (World Data System; CoreTrustSeal Board)
    55. Xiukuan Zhao (WDC for Geophysics, Beijing)
    56. Yaxing Wei (Oak Ridge National Laboratory DAAC)