Marcel LaFlamme

Marcel LaFlamme is Open Research Manager at PLOS. He engages with research communities to collaboratively develop solutions that increase adoption of open research practices.

Trained as a librarian and a cultural anthropologist, Marcel serves on the Publishing Futures Committee of the American Anthropological Association.

He is also the author of “Affiliation in Transition: Rethinking Society Membership with Early-Career Researchers in the Social Sciences” (, a report commissioned by the Association of Research Libraries.