DASH is nothing without the people who make up its network. When you contact DASH, you will be matched with an advanced technology specialist from one of the DASH partners to support integrating digital technologies into your research, engaging, or teaching.

Faculty Advisory Committee

A faculty committee advises DASH on all its programmatic activities.

Jennie Burroughs (ex officio)

Interim Associate University Librarian for Research & Learning

Greg Donofrio

Associate Professor of Architecture, College of Design

Professor of Physics & Astronomy, College of Science & Engineering

Kate Derickson

Associate Professor of Geography, Society, & Environment, College of Liberal Arts

Jennifer Gunn (ex officio)

Director; History of Medicine Endowed Professor, Institute for Advanced Study

CIO, Liberal Arts Technology & Innovation Services, College of Liberal Arts

Associate Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, College of Science & Engineering

Interim Co-Director, Center for Educational Innovation

Eugene Park

Assistant Professor of Graphic Design, College of Design

DASH Program Director, University Libraries

James Wilgenbusch (ex officio)

Director of Research Computing

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Art & Social Practice, College of Liberal Arts
Associate Professor of Biostatistics, School of Public Health


DASH is led by its director and associate director, Benjamin Wiggins and Shana Crosson, and coordinated by program associate, Molly Bostrom.

Molly Bostrom

DASH Program Associate


Shana Crosson

DASH Program Associate Director, U-Spatial


Benjamin Wiggins

DASH Program Director, University Libraries


Research Assistants

With gracious support from Darby and Geri Nelson, DASH employs research assistants to help faculty and graduate students prototype projects.  Have a project that would benefit from a research assistant? Contact [email protected].

Hank Berger

DASH Research Assistant, Computer Science

DASH Research Assistant, Graphic Design