Yasir Karim

Data Partnerships Officer Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Yasir joined The Michael J. Fox Foundation in July 2021. As an Officer on the Data Partnerships team, Yasir’s main role includes supporting projects focused on increasing data usability and interoperability. Yasir’s responsibilities include building the Foundation’s community of contributing data scientists, as well as … Continue reading Yasir Karim

Leslie Delserone

Science & Research Data Services Librarian University of Nebraska – Lincoln Leslie Delserone has worked actively with agricultural, life, and natural resource scientists since 2006, at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and, since 2010, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). She emphasizes data and information stewardship in her work with individuals, research labs, and research … Continue reading Leslie Delserone

Jess Herzog

Data Curator Dryad Jess has over 20 years of experience in scientific publishing and publications management. Prior to her role as a Data Curator, she worked for Public Library of Science (PLOS) and Elsevier in various roles related to editorial and production processes, journal management, system design and training, and customer relations.. Datasets curated by … Continue reading Jess Herzog

Mariah Kenney

Data Curator Dryad Mariah is a Curator with Dryad, an open-source, not-for-profit, community-driven data repository where she works to support the research community by ensuring quality data and the preservation of knowledge. She has a BS in biology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and an MS in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of … Continue reading Mariah Kenney

Briana Ezray Wham

Research Data Librarian - STEM Pennsylvania State University Briana Ezray Wham is the Research Data Librarian – STEM at Penn State University Libraries. In this role, Briana conducts data management plan reviews and provides guidance, training, and consulting services for data management planning, active data management, reproducible research workflows using R, data visualization, data publication, … Continue reading Briana Ezray Wham