Category: Staff

Rebecca Dizon

Rebecca Dizon is the Office Coordinator for the Consortium for Interdisciplinary Research, supporting the Berkeley Center for the Study of Religion, The Program in Critical Theory, and the Digital Humanities at Berkeley. She ​graduated from UC Berkeley in 2016 with a degree in Cognitive Science.

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Rachel Roberson

Rachel is a PhD student in Education Policy & Organizations with a specialization in Higher Education Administration. Using a Black feminist epistemology, Rachel evaluates the political economy of public higher education. Her work employs a number of qualitative and quantitative methodologies, and utilizes a range of conceptual frameworks, but at the heart of Rachel's work is a deep commitment to uplifting agency and equity for historically marginalized students and communities.

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Claudia von Vacano

Claudia brings to the digital humanities program a richness of interdisciplinary experience, having worked in fields such as data-intensive social science, education, design, art practice, and literature.From 2000 to 2005, she managed an annual budget of 5 million dollars a year as coordinator for the Oakland Unified School District. She designed and developed an online information system for fiscal and programmatic accountability. She also managed and trained staff in order to implement programs and gather data from school sites with varying levels of technological capacity.

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