The SSRC is an independent, international, nonprofit organization. It fosters innovative research, nurtures new generations of social scientists, deepens how inquiry is practiced within and across disciplines, and mobilizes necessary knowledge on important public issues.
Sarah V. Melton, PhD, is the head of digital scholarship at Boston College Libraries. Her team explores and documents new tools and supports teaching and research in a variety of areas that utilize broad methodologies. She is an organizer for Endangered Data Week and creates resources for data advocacy and education. Sarah received her PhD from Emory University’s Graduate Institute of the Liberal Arts.