Return to Research

The Libraries are resuming book returns, book pickups, and limited in-person research activities by appointment only as part of the university’s Phase 1 Return to Research plan.

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Marley Kalt

Education

  • Master of Science in Information, University of Michigan, 2019
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and Spanish, University of Michigan, 2015

Selected Presentations

  • Posters
    • Kalt, M. & Seroka, L. (2019). “Open Data in Detroit: Transforming Residents’ Relationships with their City” at the Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting, Austin, TX.

Betsy Gunia

Education 

  • Terminal degree (MLS, PhD)
    • M.S. in Library and Information Science (data curation concentration), University of Illinois 2010
    • M.S. in natural resources and environmental sciences, University of Nevada, 2005
  • Other degrees
    • B.S. Zoology and Biological Aspects of Conservation, University of Wisconsin, 2000

Selected Presentations

Selected Publications 

Fearon, David Jr., Betsy Gunia, Sherry Lake, Barbara E. Pralle, and Andrew L. Sallans. Research Data Management Services. SPEC Kit 334. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries, July 2013.

Reina Chano Murray

Education 

  • MS in Historic Preservation, University of Pennsylvania School of Design, 2014
  • BA in History, Peace & Conflict Studies (high honors), Swarthmore College, 2009
  • RMOTR – online bootcamp in Python (2017)

Professional memberships/activities 

  • Women Who Code, Women in GIS, URISA

Mara Rojeski Blake

Education

MS in Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009
BA in Social Science and German (honors), University of Michigan, 2005

Selected Presentations

Blake, M. and Mika, K. (2018). “Planning a Community-Created Data Rescue Toolkit.” At the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) conference in Washington, DC.

Joque, J. and Blake, M. (2018). “Black European History and the Digital Humanities.” At the Defining Black European History conference in Washington, DC.

Blake, M., Herndon, J., Wrubel, L. and Hogenboom, K. (2018). “Beyond the Numbers: Building Collections of Non-Numeric Data.” At the International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology (IASSIST) conference in Montreal, CA.

Blake, M. and Boehm, R. (2018). “Data Rescue After the Smoke has Cleared.” At the International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology (IASSIST) conference in Montreal, CA.

Moore, J., Blake, M., Sedlins, M., and Kozlowski, W. (2018). “IASSIST/DCN Data Curation Workshop.” At the International Association for Social Science Information Services and Technology (IASSIST) conference in Montreal, CA.

Blake, M. (2018). “Engaging with Data Rescue: Connecting to Efforts to Save Government Produced Data.” At the APSA Teaching and Learning Conference in Baltimore, MD.

Blake, M. and Mattke, R. (2017). “Building and evaluating the user experience of an Open Source Geoportal: the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal.” At the Free and Open Source for Geospatial (FOSS4G) Conference in Boston, MA

Selected Publications

Johnston, L. R., Carlson, J. R, Hudson-Vitale, C., Imker, H., Kozlowski, W., Olendorf, R. K., Stewart, C., Blake, M., Herndon, J., and McGeary, T.M. (2018). Data Curation Network: A Cross-Institutional Staffing Model for Curating Research Data. International Journal of Digital Curation 13 (1). http://www.ijdc.net/article/view/616

Blake, M. R., Majewicz, K., Mattke, R., and Weessies, K. W. (2017). A Spatial Collaboration: Building a Multi-Institution Geospatial Data Discovery Portal. Collaborative Librianship 9(3). https://digitalcommons.du.edu/collaborativelibrarianship/vol9/iss3/7/.

Blake, M. R., Majewicz, K., Tickner, A., and Lam, J. (2017). Usability Analysis of the Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal: Findings and Recommendations for Improvement of the User Experience. Code4Lib Journal 38, October 18. http://journal.code4lib.org/articles/12932.

Blake, M.R. and Morse, C. (2016). Keeping Your Options Open: A Review of Open Source and Free Technologies for Teaching in Higher Education. Reference Services Review 44, (3). https://doi.org/10.1108/RSR-05-2016-0033

Grants/PI appointments

Chen Chiu

Education 

  • Terminal degree (MLS, PhD) PhD in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science

Selected Publications 

Chapters

  • Moss, C. F., Chiu, C. and Moore, P. 2014. Chapter 8: Analysis of natural scenes by echolocation in bats and dolphins. In Biosonar: Springer Handbook of Auditory Research. Edited by Fay, R. R. and Popper, A. N. pp304.

 Articles

  • Lee, W-J., Falk, B., Chiu, C., Krishnan, A., Arbour, J. H. and Moss, C. F. 2017. Tongue-driven sonar beam steering by a lingual-echolocating fruit bat. PLoS Biology, 15(12):e2003148. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2003148.
  • Wright, G. S., Chiu, C., Xian, W., Wilkinson, G. S. and Moss, C. F. 2014. Social calls predict foraging success in big brown bats. Current Biology, 24: 885-889.
  • Sterbing-D’Angelo, S., Chadha, M., Chiu, C., Falk, B., Xian, W., Barcelo, J., Zook, J. M. and Moss, C. F. 2011. Bat wing sensors support flight control. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108: 11291-11296.

David Fearon

Education

  • Terminal degree (MLS, PhD)
    MLIS, University of California, Los Angeles, 2009
    PhD in Sociology, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, 2005
  • Other degrees
    BA in Sociology & Human Development, Colby College, 1989

Selected Presentations

Posters

  • Fearon, D. (2017) “Expanding Data Management Service Boundaries at Johns Hopkins University,” at the 9th Annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium, Worcester MA.
  • Fearon, D. (2013) “Two tools for supporting research data management plans: one for the grant proposal writer and another for the proposal’s reviewer” at the International Digital Curation Conference, Amsterdam.

Panels

  • Fearon, D. (2017) “Data as intellectual property” at the Research Data Access & Preservation Summit. Seattle, WA.

Invited lectures

  • Fearon, D. and Darragh, J. (2015) “Training for de-identifying human subjects data for sharing: a viable library service” at the International Association for Social Science, Information Science and Technology Meeting in Minneapolis
  • Fearon, David (2015) Origin and Development of Johns Hopkins Data Management Services at the 7th Annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium, Worcester MA.

Selected Publications

Books

  • Fearon, D.S., Gunia, B., Lake, S., Pralle, B. E. & Sallans, A. L. SPEC Kit 334: Research Data Management Services. Association of Research Libraries. 2013. https://publications.arl.org/Research-Data-Management-Services-SPEC-Kit-334/Chapters

Articles

  • Fearon, D., Boehm, R. “Addressing the Gaps in Data Archiving for Large-Scale Computing Research at the Academic Research Institution.” Research Data Management Implementations Workshop. 2017. https://rdmi.uchicago.edu/papers/08252017121920_paperFearon082517.pdf.

Professional memberships/activities

  • 2014-2016 Special Librarians Association (SLA)
  • 2013, 2015 International Association for Social Science Information Service and Technology (IASSIST)

Bonnie Wittstadt

Education

Master of Science in Geographic Information Systems, Johns Hopkins University, 2016
Master of Science in Library & Information Science, Drexel University, 2014
Bachelor of Arts in Business Management, Johns Hopkins University, 2005

Courses teaching/taught

Applied GIS in Public Health

Professional memberships/activities

GIS Certification Institute, GISP
Women in GIS