Andrew W. Mellon Fellows at Price Lab for Digital Humanities

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Cosette Bruhns Alonso

Contemporary Publishing Fellow, Center for Research Date and Digital Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania

Cosette Bruhns Alonso is Contemporary Publishing Fellow at the Center for Research Data and Digital Scholarship. In this role, she spearheads a pilot collaboration with University of Pennsylvania...

Clay Colmon
Associate Director of Instructional Design, Arts and Sciences Online Learning, University of Pennsylvania


Dr. Clayton Colmon is the associate director of instructional...
Lourdes Contreras

Ph.D. Candidate, Italian Studies

Lourdes Contreras’ academic interest encompass the themes of exile, displacement, temporality, rootedness and ecological representations in literature. Her interest in displacement and rootedness...

Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn

Postdoctoral Fellow, Perry World House

Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn is a postdoctoral fellow at the Perry World House. His research explores the imperial histories of surveillance and agribusiness...

Peter Diamond

Ph.D. Candidate, English

Peter Diamond is a PhD candidate in English at University of Pennsylvania, studying seventeenth- and eighteenth-century literature of the Atlantic World. His research interests include Anglophone...

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Emily Hammer

Assistant Professor, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Department, University of Pennsylvania

Emily Hammer is an archaeologist and Assistant Professor in the Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Department. She has worked in Turkey, Azerbaijan, the UAE, Afghanistan, and Iraq on both...

Julia Heim

Lecturer of Foreign Language, Francophone, Italian, and Germanic Studies Department (FIGS)

Julia Heim (she/they) is a lecturer of foreign language in the department of Francophone, Italian, and Germanic Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Their scholarly areas of inquiry...

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Cassandra Hradil

Digital Humanities Specialist

Cassandra serves as a liaison between the Center for Research Data & Digital Scholarship in the library and the Price Lab for Digital Humanities. She specializes in managing and supporting...

Lynda Kellam

Interim Head of Research Data and Digital Scholarship, Penn Libraries

Lynda Kellam is the Interim Head of Research Data & Digital Scholarship at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries. She previously was the Senior...

Olivia Lee

Senior, English and Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Olivia is a rising senior at Penn, majoring in English and Classical Studies with minors in Art History and Digital Humanities. For the summer 2023 fellowship, she will be participating in an...

Jessica Mack

Assistant Professor of Digital History, Rowan University

Jessica Mack is a historian and assistant professor of digital history at Rowan University. She specializes in digital public history, Latin American history, and the history of higher education....

Shannon Mattern

Penn Presidential Compact Professor of Media Studies and the History of Art 

Shannon Mattern is the Penn Presidential Compact Professor of Media Studies and the History of Art at the University of Pennsylvania. Her dad owned a hardware store and makes beautiful furniture,...

Ana Paula Nadalini

Ph.D. Candidate, History

Ana Paula Nadalini Mendes is a PhD candidate in the History Department at the University of Pennsylvania. Her studies focus on gender and slavery in the nineteenth-century Lusophone world. Her...

Julia Pelosi-Thorpe

Ph.D Candidate, Italian Studies, Comparative Literature and Literary Theory

Julia Pelosi-Thorpe is an Italian-Australian PhD student in Italian Studies/Comparative Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Pennsylvania, coming to the end of her first year.

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J.D. Porter

Digital Humanities Specialist

J.D. Porter is a DH Project Specialist at the Price Lab. He received his PhD in English from Stanford University in 2017 and then worked as the Associate/Technical Director at the Stanford...

Nat Rivkin

Ph.D Candidate, English

Nat Rivkin is a PhD Candidate in English at Penn. Their research interests include premodern poetry, trans studies, and the history of sexuality. They are working on a dissertation that examines...

Justin Seward

Junior, Sociology and Religious Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Justin J. Seward is a junior in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, set to graduate in the Class of 2025. He is pursuing a double major in Sociology and Religious...

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Whitney Trettien

Assistant Professor, English, University of Pennsylvania

Whitney Trettien researches the history of the book and other text technologies from print to digital. Her work is invested in exploring the past to better understand our present media environment...

Arthur Wang

Provost's Postdoctoral Fellow, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania

A scholar of contemporary fiction, media, and feminist science and technology studies, Arthur Z. Wang studies how scientific concepts travel across contexts and assert...