Jodi Schneider is a Ph.D. candidate at the Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI), NUI Galway, Ireland. She holds an an M.S. in Library and Information Science (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign) and a M.A. in mathematics (University of Texas, Austin). Before joining DERI, Jodi founded an open access journal for library technologists (Code4Lib Journal), was community liaison for the research summary wiki AcaWiki, and worked in academic libraries. At DERI, her current research is on argumentation on the Social Semantic Web. She coauthored the Final Report of the W3C Library Linked Data Incubator Group and currently serves on the W3C group on Scientific Discourse in biosciences. Jodi is the Irish representative for e-Infrastructure to Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH). Her research interests include scientific and scholarly communication and the Social Semantic Web.
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