Mikala Narlock, she/her/hers

Email
mnarlock@umn.edu
ORCID iD
ORCID logo 0000-0002-2730-7542
Experts
Experts@UMN
Position title
Director, Data Curation Network
Libraries department
Open Research & Publishing

About

Mikala Narlock is the Director of the Data Curation Network (DCN). In this role, Mikala ensures the DCN develops in a sustainable fashion while advancing strategic goals. Specific responsibilities include support and development for the data curators; fostering community with members and potential partners; advocating for the data curation profession; facilitating shared curation activities; and upholding DCN's reputation as a trusted, transparent, and empowering partner.

She earned her MLS from Indiana University in 2018, and a BA in Interdisciplinary Humanities from the University of San Diego in 2015.