Project Team

Project Affiliates

Project Managers:
* Albert Palacios
Latin American Studies Digital Scholarship Coordinator, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Theresa Polk
, Post-Custodial Archivist, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Hannah Alpert-Abrams, PhD candidate in the Program in Comparative Literature, The University of Texas at Austin
Graduate Research Assistant: Maria Victoria Fernandez, Digital Scholarship Graduate Research Assistant, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, and Master’s student in Information Studies and Latin American Studies.

Project Director:
Sergio Romero, Assistant Professor, Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies and Department of Spanish & Portuguese, The University of Texas at Austin

eMOP Implementation Team

Liz Grumbach, Research Associate, Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture, and Project Manager of the Advanced Research Consortium (ARC) and 18thConnect, Texas A&M University
Bryan Tarpley, Lead Software Applications DeveloperInitiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture, Texas A&M University.
Project Co-Director: Laura Mandell, Director, Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture, and Professor, Department of English, Texas A&M University.
Project Co-Director: Anton duPlessis, Colonial Mexican Collection Curator, Cushing Memorial Library, Texas A&M University

Outside Consultants

Stephanie Wood, Director and Senior Research Associate, Wired Humanities Projects, University of Oregon
Dan Garrette, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington

Metadata, Preservation, and Web Development

Ting-Benn Chang, Technology Coordinator for Digital Stewardship, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin
Melanie Cofield,
Metadata Coordinator, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin
Frederick Gilmore, DevOps Lead & Senior Systems Administrator, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin
Audrey Templeton, Software Developer/Analyst, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin

Advisory Board

Tanya Clement, Assistant Professor, School of Information, The University of Texas at Austin
Matt Cohen, Associate Professor, Department of English, The University of Texas at Austin
Adam Coon, Assistant Professor, Department of Spanish, The University of Minnesota, Morris.
Susan Deans-Smith, Associate Professor, Colonial Latin American History, Department of History, University of Texas at Austin
Julianne Gilland, Associate Director for Scholarly Resources and Special Collections Curator, Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin
Kelly McDonough, Assistant Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, The University of Texas at Austin
Albert Palacios, Doctoral Candidate, Department of History, The University of Texas at Austin
Kenneth C. Ward, Maury A. Bromsen Curator of Latin American Books, The John Carter Brown Library, Brown University
Nicholas Woodward, Information Technology Specialist, Office of Strategic Initiatives, The Library of Congress

Other Support

Virginia BurnettDirector, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Heather Gatlin, Executive Director, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Megan Scarborough, Grant Writer, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Susanna Sharpe, Communications Coordinator, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Ruth Sogas-Paramio, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin

Former Project Affiliates

Kent Norsworthy, (former) Digital Scholarship Coordinator, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin
Matt Christy, (former) Lead Software Applications Developer, Department of English, Texas A&M University
Trey Dockendorf, (former) Systems Analyst I, The Academy for Advanced Telecommunications and Learning Technology
Charles Hale, (former) Director, LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, The University of Texas at Austin