I am doctoral candidate at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I received my MLIS from the University of Iowa in May 2010. During my master’s program I was a Digital Libraries Research Fellow. I also worked for Digital Library Services, WiderNet, Special Collections. and University Archives.
My bachelor’s degrees are in Geosciences, English, and Spanish. During my English and Spanish degree I focused mainly on urban studies and transnational literatures. During my Geoscience degree my research was focused in geochemistry and paleoclimatology.
- Scientific data management, reuse and sharing of data, and collaboration; specifically earth sciences.
- Scientific data repositories, data, and metadata; specifically earth sciences.
- Information seeking behavior of scientists.
- Social and cultural aspects of information seeking behavior and use of information specifically for scientists.
PhD: School of Information and Library Sciences, University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill (Anticipated Summer 2015)
MLIS: School of Library and Information Science, University of Iowa-Iowa City (2010)
BA: Geosciences, English, and Spanish, University of Iowa-Iowa City