Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Erin McKiernan is a professor in the Department of Physics, Biomedical Physics program at the National Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City. She is a researcher in experimental and computational biophysics and neurophysiology, and an advocate for open access, open data, and open science. She is the founder of the Why Open Research? project (http://whyopenresearch.org/), an educational site for researchers to learn how to share their work. She can be found on Twitter at @emckiernan13.