2019 Postdoctoral Fellowship Summer Seminar

Bryn Mawr College, July 28 – August 3, 2019

Note: The schedule for the 2020 Postdoctoral Fellowship Summer Seminar will be posted in Spring 2020.


Before the Summer Seminar

  • Fellows complete several short readings.
  • Fellows and supervisors attend respective fellowship orientation webinars.

Sunday, July 28 | Welcome

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Check-in for fellows, New Dorm 

7:00 pm 

Welcome Dinner and Introductions, Wyndham Alumnae House

Monday, July 29 | History and Present of Libraries

9:00 am – 11:30 am

Discussion of readings, Guild Hall, Room 203

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Lunch and Walk

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Discussion of Fellows’ Research Practices & Libraries, Guild Hall, Room 203

Tuesday, July 30 | Introduction to Data Curation  

9:00 am – 11:45 am

Workshops with data curators from different disciplines and professional positions, Guild Hall, Room 203

9:30 am  Katie Rawson, Director of Learning Innovation, University of Pennsylvania

10:30 am Break

10:45 am Michael Bales, Assistant Librarian, Weill Cornell Medical College

11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch, New Dorm Dining Hall

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Workshops with data curators from different disciplines and professional positions, cont., Guild Hall, Room 203

1 pm Jennifer Garcon, Bollinger Fellow in Public and Community Data Curation, University of Pennsylvania

2 pm Break

2:15 pm  Fenella France, Chief of the Preservation & Testing Division, Library of Congress

3:15 pm Break

3:30 pm Sarah Lynn Patterson, Assistant Professor of English at U Mass -Amherst

5:30 pm

Gathering with fellows and guests over light refreshments, Wyndham Alumnae House Terrace

Wednesday, July 31 | CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowships

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Postdoctoral Fellowship Planning, Dalton Hall, Room 300

Guest Speaker: Marcia Chatelain, Associate Professor of History and African American Studies, Georgetown University

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch, Dalton Hall, Room 300 

Postdoctoral Fellowship supervisors will join the fellows and guests for lunch

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Small group discussions with supervisors and fellows; Supervisors share lightning presentations on their vision for the fellowship, Dalton Hall, Room 300

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Report back, Dalton Hall, Room 300

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Reception, Wyndham Alumnae House Terrace

6:00 pm

Dinner, Wyndham Alumnae House

7:30 pm

Shuttle provided for supervisors staying at Philadelphia Marriott West

Thursday, August 1 | Open-ness, Data, and the Academy

7:30 am

Shuttle provided for supervisors staying at Philadelphia Marriott West

8:00 – 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast, Dalton Hall, Room 300

8:30 – 10:00 am

Breakout sessions for fellows and supervisors, Dalton Hall, Room 300

10:00 am – 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am – 11:45 am

Plenary Sessions on Open-ness, Data, and the Academy, Dalton Hall, Room 300

10: 45 am Don Waters, Senior Program Officer, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

11:45 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch, Dalton Hall

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Plenary Sessions on Open-ness, Data, and the Academy, cont., Dalton Hall, Room 300

1:00 pm Marlo David, Associate Professor, Department of English, Purdue University and Gabrielle Foreman, Ned B. Allen Professor of English, Professor of Black American Studies & History, University of Delaware

2:00 pm Break

2:15 pm Carly Strasser, Director of Academic Alliances and Data Strategy, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

3:15 pm Break

3:30 pm Elliott Shore, Co-Dean, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program; CLIR Distinguished Presidential Fellow

4:30 pm Wrap-up

Friday, August 2 | CLIR Unconference

9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Unconference, Dalton Hall, Room 300

6:30 pm

Dinner at Elliott’s House

Saturday, August 3 | Wrap-up

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Program Information and Closing Discussion, Dalton Hall, Room 300

 

Unless otherwise noted, all meals will be held in the New Dorm Dining Hall. Coffee, tea, and water will be available in Dalton Hall throughout the seminar.

The schedule will be updated to reflect changes.


Summer Seminar Participants

Summer Seminar Leaders

  • Lauren Coats, Co-Dean, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program; Associate Professor of English, Louisiana State University
  • Elliott Shore, Co-Dean, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program; CLIR Distinguished Presidential Fellow

Guests and Speakers

  • Michael Bales, Research Impact and Evaluation Informationist, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Marcia Chatelain, Associate Professor of History and African American Studies, Georgetown University
  • Fenella France, Chief, Preservation Research and Testing Division, Library of Congress; CLIR Distinguished Presidential Fellow
  • Jennifer Garcon, Bollinger Fellow in Public and Community Data Curation, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
  • Dave Gift, Senior Advisor, Internet2; CLIR Distinguished Presidential Fellow
  • Sarah Lynn Patterson, Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Katie Rawson, Director of Learning Innovation, University of Pennsylvania Libraries
  • Carly Strasser, Director of Alliances and Data Strategy, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Don Waters, Senior Program Officer for Scholarly Communications, Mellon Foundation

Supervisors

  • Andrew Battista, Librarian for Geospatial Information Systems New York University Libraries
  • Cheryl Beredo, Curator, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library
  • Elspeth Brown, Associate Professor, Institute for Women and Gender Studies, Cinema Studies, Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, University of Toronto
  • Marlo David, Associate Professor, Department of English, Purdue University
  • Michelle Demeter, Head of Instructional and Undergraduate Services, New York University Libraries
  • P. Gabrielle Foreman, Ned B. Allen Professor of English, Professor of Black American Studies & History, University of Delaware
  • Amanda Henley, Head of Digital Research Services, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries 
  • Jennifer Grayburn, Director of Digital Scholarship and Public Services, Schaffer Library, Union College
  • James David Gwynn, Associate Professor and Digital Projects Coordinator, University Libraries, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Thea Lindquist, Executive Director, Center for Research Data & Digital Scholarship, the University of Colorado Boulder
  • Gabriel Mckee, Librarian for Collections and Services, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University
  • Rikk Mulligan, Digital Scholarship Specialist, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Brandon Pustejovsky, Chief Data Officer, US Agency for International Development
  • Kendall Roark, Assistant Professor, Libraries and School of Information Studies, Purdue University

Fellows

  • Andrew Brown, University of Toronto
  • Rebecca Bayeck, New York Public Library
  • Maia Call, US Agency for International Development
  • Guillaume Candela, Brown University
  • Christian Casey,  Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University
  • Alicia Cowart, The University of Colorado Boulder
  • Faithe Day, Purdue University
  • Zachary Furste, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Amani Morrison, University of Delaware
  • Aditya Ranganath, New York University Libraries
  • Brian Robinson, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Azure Stewart, Science & Engineering for the Division of Libraries, New York University Libraries
  • Sean Tennant, Union College
  • Kimber Thomas, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Mary Borgo Ton, Indiana University
  • Kevin Winstead, University of Delaware

CLIR Program Staff and Consultants

  • Alice Bishop, Senior Program Officer
  • Liz Bishoff, The Bishoff Group
  • Nikki Ferraiolo, Director of Global Strategic Initiatives
  • Amy Lucko, Chief Operating Officer
  • Diane Ramirez, Office Manager
  • Jodi Reeves Eyre, Program Officer
  • Christa Williford, Director of Research and Assessment
206

PhDs

87

Host Institutions

183

Postdocs in the US

23

Postdocs in Canada and Overseas