People

People​

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 Co-Associate University Librarian for Research & Learning

Greg Donofrio

Associate Professor of Architecture, College of Design


Lucy Fortson

Professor of Physics & Astronomy, College of Science & Engineering

Kathryn Grace

Assistant 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
 

Assistant Director, Liberal Arts Technology & Innovation Services, College of Liberal Arts

 

Eugene Park

Assistant Professor of Graphic Design, College of Design

Associate Professor & Associate Dean of Education and Student Engagement, Division of Environmental Health Sciences

 

Benjamin Wiggins (ex officio)

DASH Program Director, University Libraries

 

James Wilgenbusch (ex officio)

Director of Research Computing

 

Diane Willow

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Art & Social Practice, College of Liberal Arts

Leadership

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

Molly Bostrom

Special Programs Support Associate

 

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 dash@umn.edu.

Chae Hong

DASH Research Assistant, Graphic Design

 

Yupei Liu

DASH Research Assistant, Computer Science & Statistics 

DASH Research Assistant, Graphic Design

 
Ben Schroeder

DASH Research Assistant, Computer Science & Graphic Design