rOpenSci HQ

  • We’re hiring a community manager! Read about the position on our blog to find out more. Informal questions and inquiries welcome at jobs at ropensci org.
  • For the first time, we have an rOpenSci unconference in Australia. It will be 21-22 April in Brisbane. If you want to go be sure to apply before April 1st at Read more about the event on our blog in a post by Nicholas Tierney.
  • We’ve done a few rOpenSci office hours. The last one we had two people! We’d like to keep the momentum going. Join us this week! Thursday at 9 AM PST



CRAN dependencies

Use cases

One recent paper cites rOpenSci software:


  1. Sessa, E. B., & Der, J. P. (2016). Evolutionary Genomics of Ferns and Lycophytes. Advances in Botanical Research. doi:10.1016/bs.abr.2016.02.001