North America


UMD U. Maryland:

  • Dr. Richard Marciano, Professor & AIC Collaboratory Founder
  • Greg Jansen, Senior Faculty Assistant & AIC Co-Founder
  • Dr. William Underwood, Research Scientist & AIC Co-Founder

Archival and Records Management research consultants:

  • Mark Conrad, AIC Co-Founder
  • Dr. Michael Kurtz, AIC Co-Founder
  • Bruce Ambacher

AIC Research Fellows:

  • Lencia Beltran, Digital Archivist & 2021 LEADING Fellow
  • Isaiah Cornfield, MLIS Student
  • Elissa Dallimore, MLIS Student
  • Rosemarie Fettig, MLIS Student
  • Rosemary Grant, MLIS 2022 Graduate
  • Eden Hansen, MLIS Student
  • Alexis Hill, Archives Specialist, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
  • Henry Kemp, MLIS 2023 Graduate
  • Rajesh Kumar Gnanasekaran, PhD Student & Manager DIT-EE-Software Engineering at UMD
  • Phillip Nicholas, Reference Librarian at the Library of Congress & Historian and Researcher
  • Emily O’Brien, Digital Repository and Metadata Librarian, Worcester Polytechnic Institute & 2021 LEADING Fellow
  • Lori Perine, PhD Student
  • Jennifer Proctor, PhD Student
  • Teddy Randby, Fullstack software developer
  • Noah Scheer, MLIS 2023 Graduate & Cataloger at DAR in D.C.
  • Tahura Turabi, MLIS Student
  • Alan Wierdak, MLIS Student & Archives Specialist, U. Maryland Libraries
ubc-blockchain Dr. Victoria Lemieux, AIC Co-Founder

  • Lead of the Blockchain research cluster
  • Associate Professor of Archival Science, U. British Columbia, Canada
VERA_Collaborative Dr. Lyneise Williams, AIC Co-Founder

  • Founder, VERA Collaborative
  • Associate Professor of Art History at UNC Chapel Hill
UCLA_Ed&IS Dr. Anne Gilliland

  • Professor, Information Studies
  • Director, Center for Information as Evidence
  • Associate Dean for Information Studies
KentStateU Dr. Karen F. Gracy

  • Associate Professor, School of Information, Kent State University
U.Missouri Dr. Sarah Buchanan

  • Assistant Professor, SISL University of Missouri
clayton_logo Dr. Joshua Kitchens

  • Director of Archival Studies, Clayton State U.
ucsd-logo Dr. Andrea Chiba

  • Professor, Cognitive Science, University of California San Diego
densho-logo Geoff Froh

  • Deputy Director,, Seattle
drexel-mrc2 Dr. Jane Greenberg, AIC Co-Founder

  • Alice B. Kroeger Professor
  • Metadata Research Center (MRC Director at Drexel U.
msa-los Maryland State Archives Legacy of Slavery Project:

  • Christopher Haley, Director
  • Maya Davis, Research Archivist
Holly A. Smith

  • College Archivist
  • Women’s Research & Resource Center
  • Spelman College
medial-logo_2 Dr. Philip Piety

  • Learning Scientist
  • MEDI Lab Director, U. Maryland
nmah-header-logo Robert Horton

  • Assistant Director, Collections and Archives, The Smithsonian Institution
Harvard_Lib Ceilyn Boyd

  • Harvard Library, Research Data Program Manager
Marisol Ramos

  • Chicana/o Studies & Latin American Studies, U. California Santa Barbara
USHMM Michael Levy

  • Director Digital Assets Management and Preservation
  • National Institute for Holocaust Documentation
Irmarie Fraticelli-Rodríguez

  • Graduate Student, Michigan School of Information
Dr. Joel Blanco-Rivera

  • Faculty, Escuela Nacional de Conservación, Restauración y Museografía / National School of Conservation, Restoration and Museography.
  • Mexico City, Mexico

South America

U_Brasilia Dr. Cláudio Gottschalg-Duque

  • Information Science, University of Brasilia
Dr. Thiago Henrique Bragato Barros

  • Dep. of Information Science, Federal University of of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil


kcl-logo Dr. Mark Hedges, AIC Co-Founder

  • Reader in Cultural Informatics
  • Digital Humanities Department at King’s College London, UK
TNA The National Archives (TNA), UK:

  • Pip Willcox, Head of Research
  • Dr. Eirini Goudarouli, Head of Digital Research Programmes & AIC Co-Founder
  • Mark Bell, Big Data Researcher
  • Paul Young, Digital Preservation Specialist / Researcher
  • Sonia Ranade, Head of Digital Archiving
  • Dr. Jenny Bunn, Head of Archives Research
Dr. David De Roure

  • Professor of e-Research, Oxford e-Research Centre, Department of Engineering Science
  • Director, Digital Humanities at Oxford, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH)
  • Director, Digital Research Cluster, Wolfson College, Oxford
  • Turing Fellow in the Humanities and Data Science Interest Group, at The Alan Turing Institute
  • Honorary Visiting Professor, Royal Northern College of Music
Turing David Beavan

Dr. Lise Jaillant

  • Associate Professor, Loughborough University, UK
  • UK PI for the AURA network (Archives in the UK/ Republic of Ireland & AI), funded by the Irish Research Council and the Arts and Humanities Research Council. 2020-21.
  • AHRC Leadership Fellow, “Poetry Survival” project, focusing particularly on the issue of born-digital archives. 2018-20.
  • British Academy Rising Star. 2017-18.
wide_LOGO_EHRI Dr. Reto Speck

  • Co-Director European Holocaust Research Infrastructure
  • NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Amsterdam
  • Research Fellow, King’s College London


UvA_English Dr. Tobias Blanke

  • University Professor of Humanities and AI at the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
inesc-id-lisboa Dr. Diogo Proença

  • eArchiving project Researcher, Portugal, INESC-ID, Portugal
Francesco Gelati

  • Archivist, University of Hamburg, Germany


University_of_south_africa_logo Dr. Shadrack Katuu

  • Information Science at the University of South Africa


Dr. Dinesh Katre

  • Senior Director and Head of Department of Human-Centred Design and Computing (HCDC) Group
  • Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Pune, INDIA
CUG Final Logo resized Dr. Bhakti Gala

  • Assistant Professor
  • School of Library and Information Science at the Central University of Gujarat, India
Vikram_lib Dr. H. Anil Kumar (in memoriam)

kyushu Dr. Yoichi Tomiura

  • Deputy Director General of University Libraries at Kyushu University, Japan, and Professor, Department of Informatics in the Graduate School of ISEE, and Professor, Department of Library Science, Graduate School of IFS.

Dr. Emi Ishita

  •  Associate Professor at Kyushu University, Japan, Department of Library Science, Graduate School of IFS, Kyushu University, Japan


U_Canberra Dr. Tim Sherratt

  • Associate Professor of Digital Heritage at the U. of Canberra