Research Data Management & Curation Lead | University of Minnesota
In addition to her role as the Research Data Management/Curation Lead, Johnston is the director of the Data Repository for the University of Minnesota (DRUM) (http://z.umn.edu/drum) at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Libraries. Johnston coordinates the library’s efforts around research data management and leads a team of five data curation experts for archiving research data in DRUM. Since 2012, Johnston has also served as the co-director of the University of Minnesota’s institutional repository for research and publications, the University Digital Conservancy (http://conservancy.umn.edu). For the DCN, Lisa curates Astronomy and Physics data.