Areas of Research:
I am currently studying applications of entity linking to information retrieval. That is, how can we use information derived from mentions of people, places, things, and ideas in documents and queries to help us improve the performance of retrieval systems.
Field Exam Area:
PhD, Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (in progress)
MS, Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2012)
BA, Comparative Literature, Colorado College (2011)