Jenice Jean Goveas works as a Senior Campaign Manager for the Future of Scientific Publishing project.
Jenice recently completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Science Policy at the Indian Institute of Science and was hosted at the Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India. She works in the areas of Science Diplomacy, Emerging Technologies, Science Advice, Open Science and Science Communication. As part of the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India secretariat that is formulating India’s New Science Technology and Innovation Policy, she led many expert and public consultation activities. She has a Ph.D. in Nano Chemistry and served as an Assisant Professor in Chemistry for 9 years before transitioning to the field of science policy. She was the recipient of the International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) – Asia, grassroots Science Advice Promotion Awards 2021, and advocates for participatory science advice for policy-making.