Price Mellon Research Fellow

Jennifer Garcon

Digital Scholarship Librarian, University of Pennsylvania

Jennifer Garcon is the Digital Scholarship Librarian at Penn Libraries, and was previously the CLIR Bollinger Fellow in Public and Community Data Curation (2018-2020), where she facilitated archiving and preservation initiatives geared toward protecting and safeguarding vulnerable data, in particular historic data in communities experiencing gentrification. Garcon received her Ph.D. in History from the University of Miami. Her academic work focuses on radio politics and grassroots anti-government movements in the Cold War Caribbean.

Headshot of Prof. Jennifer Garcon