Head of Advisory and Assurance
Tamara holds a Master’s degree from Tilburg University (Netherlands) and has been active in the publishing industry since 1997. Since May 2017 she has been Head of Advisory and Assurance in the Springer Nature Research Integrity Group. Tamara looks after resources on research integrity and publication ethics for editors, authors and peer reviewers, and oversees projects on preventing and detecting misconduct.
Previously, Tamara was Director of Research Integrity and Publishing Services with overall responsibility for Springer’s strategy and standards on publication ethics. She provided expert advice on ethical issues, and oversaw other activities such as annual year reporting for journal editors, abstracting & indexing, journal transition management and digital preservation.