CV

EXPERIENCE

New York University
Assistant Research Scientist: LIS Research Assistant
March 2019 – Present

  • Scholarly researcher for “Investigating the Scholarly Git Experience”
  • Assist in year-long environmental scan of archiving practices for source code and its ephemera (commit messages, issues, merges requests, etc.)
  • Prepare written reports, blog posts, and presentations on academic git workflows and areas related to capturing and preserving source code

New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC)
Web Archiving Technician (former NYARC Web Archiving Fellow)
2018 – Aug 2019

  • Quality assurance (QA) for NYARC’s Web Archive Collection
  • Patch-crawl missing or partially captured data using Archive-It, a tool from the Internet Archive
  • Capture content with Webrecorder
  • Create MARC records for archived websites

Pratt Institute
Research Assistant for ‘Exploring Data Worlds at the Public Library,’ an IMLS-funded project, Dr. Leanne Bowler, PI
2018 Academic Year

  • Data management and organization for qualitative research
  • open coding for a series of Youth Data Literacy workshops
  • Research and development of new workshops for teaching data literacy to youths

EDUCATION

Pratt Institute
Master’s of Library and Information Science, with Distinction
Advanced Certificate in Digital Humanities
JANUARY 2018 – MAY 2019

Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Master’s of Arts, Art History
AUGUST 2015 – MAY 2017
Thesis – “Pushing the Bounds of Typology: Jewish Carnality and the Eucharist in Jorg Ratgeb’s Herrenberg Altarpiece”

Georgia State University
BA, Studio Art (Drawing, Painting, and Printmaking Concentration)
August 2011 – May 2015
Summa Cum Laude

AWARDS

Excellence in Academic Achievement – Pratt School of Information (2019)
Pratt Circle Award – Pratt School of Information (2019)
Data Curation Network Workshop Student Scholarship (2019)
Frick Museum NYARC Web-Archiving Fellowship (2018-2019)
Pratt Institute Academic Scholarship (2018 -2019)
Winnie Chandler Art and Design Scholarship, Georgia State University  (2017)
ASU Student Assistantship, Georgia State University (2015-2017)             
Dean’s List, Georgia State University (2013 – 2015)                                             

STUDENT INVOLVEMENT

2018-May 2019: Chair, ASIS&T@Pratt (Association for Information Science and Technology @ Pratt)
2016-17: President, Art Student Union
2015-16: Vice-President, Art Student Union
2015-17: Graduate Liaison, Art History Student League
2016-17: Secretary, Art History Graduate Forum
2014-15: President, Art History Student League
2011-13: Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

PAPERS / PRESENTATIONS / WORKSHOPS

iPRES 2019 (International Conference on Digital Preservation)
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS – SEPTEMBER 16-20, 2019
“Archiving the Scholarly Git Experience: An Environmental Scan”
Co-presented with Vicky Steeves (NYU)

Software Preservation Network
NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 10, 2019
IASGE Presentation, SPN Community Call Webinar
Co-presented with Vicky Steeves and Sarah Nguyen

Frick Art Reference Library
NEW YORK – MAY 2019
Engaging the Web Archive
Co-presented with Safiye Senturk

New York City Open Data Week
NEW YORK – MARCH 2019
“Youth Data Literacy: ‘Exploring Data Worlds’ Tween & Teen Engagement Factors” Co-presented with Manuela Aronofsky

ASIST@PRATT Workshop Series
“Carto + King Cake: A Celebration of Digital Humanities and Mapping”
Co-facilitated with Heather Hill (Fordham University)

Art Matters: The Material Life of Objects
7th Annual Art History Graduate Forum Symposium
MARCH 24, 2017, GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY, ATLANTA
“Pushing the Bounds of Typology: Jewish Carnality and the Eucharist in Jörg Ratgeb’s Herrenberg Altarpiece” (Thesis)

73rd Annual SECAC Conference
21 OCTOBER 2016, ROANOKE, VA
“Mediating Sexuality and Stigma: Understanding Roman Matrons in the Guise of Venus”
Session: “Transformative Representations: Visual Strategies for Challenging Social Constructs in Pre-Modern and Early Modern Europe”

University of West Georgia, 14th Annual Georgia Undergraduate Art History Forum
MARCH 2015
“Bringing the Poor to Devotion: Understanding Death Through van der Weyden’s Last Judgment and the Hôtel-Dieu de Beaune”

PUBLICATIONS     

Self-Archiving Software in Institutional Repositories: Identifying Problems and Proposed Solutions
6 SEPTEMBER 2019
IASGE Blog

Self-Archiving Source Code
19 JULY 2019
IASGE Blog

Attending the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI)
25 JUNE 2019
NYARC Blog Post

Creative Maladjustment (2016) – Exhibition Catalog Contributing Writer
GSU MFA Exhibition at AQUA ART MIAMI
Artist interview with MFA candidate Rachel Ballard      

The Relationship Between Things (2015) – Exhibition Catalog Contributing Writer
GSU MFA Exhibition at AQUA ART MIAMI
Artist entries for MFA candidates Aryn Rosembaum and Jack Deese     

“Take Back the Night: Feminism in Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale
The Polishing Cloth (2012)
(Honors English research paper, winner of Excellence in Literary Analysis Award)