Career Benefits of Open Science
Open Science practices.
The skills that engaging in Open Science requires also improves the employability of researchers.2 For example, archiving and sharing data correctly is a skill that many specialized roles require. Additionally, outreach work with the public could be helpful in changing careers to communications or entrepreneurial work.
There is a range of funding schemes that actively support Open Science. In addition, EC funded projects have to meet a number of Open Science practices such as Open Access publishing and Data sharing plans.
Other funders are also encouraging Open Science, for example, a number of funders now accept pre-prints in funding applications.