Jon has master’s degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science and is just completing a master’s in Biomedical Data Science. He’s new to the EDI world but has years of experience in software development and working with scientific data. Jon’s initial focus will be on supporting interoperability between EDI and DataONE by ensuring that data packages uploaded to the EDI data repository are discoverable and accessible through DataONE. He’s based in Madison, Wisconsin.
EDI welcomes Susanne Grossman-Clarke to the position of EDI Outreach Coordinator! Susanne has a Ph.D. in ecology and 25 years of experience with climate, crop, and air quality modelling, including a stint at the Central Arizona-Phoenix LTER. Susanne will lead training workshops and conduct other outreach activities.
Join us in welcoming Colin Smith to his new role as EDI’s official Information Manager! Colin has just completed his MS Degree in Ecology at UW-Madison, and is a skilled R programmer. He will, among other duties, work with information managers in the LTER/LTREB/MSB/OBFS communities to establish the IM code library, assist with automating data processing procedures, and perhaps do some training.