Thomas Klebel is a Researcher in the Open and Reproducible Research Group at Know-Center and a PhD-candidate in Sociology at the University of Graz. In his research he investigates unintended consequences of current implementations of Open Research, including those of Open Access publishing. With a focus on quantitative methods of inquiry, he is also keenly interested in causal modelling and current issues concerning the reproducibility of research. Thomas holds degrees in Sociology and Music Performance from the University of Graz and the University of Performing Arts Graz.
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-7331-4751
Article Processing Charges and the Stratification of Open Access Publishing
The Open Access movement promised to increase knowledge sharing within and beyond academia, sidestepping issues of structural inequality.