Open October Guest Speakers

Dorothea Salo

Dorothy Salo

Distinguished Faculty Associate, University of Wisconsin iSchool

Dorothea Salo is an academic librarian and library-school instructor whose interests include security and privacy, metadata and linked data, scholarly communication, research-data management, audiovisual digitization, and digital preservation

Jessica Polka, PhD

Executive Director, ASAPbio

As Executive Director of ASAPbio, Jessica Polka, PhD, leads initiatives related to peer review and oversees the organization’s general administrative and strategic needs. She performed postdoctoral research in the department of Systems Biology at Harvard Medical School (2013-2016) following a PhD in Biochemistry from UCSF (2012).