Don't forget to Be the Way you Are: How to Create a meaningful and Sustainable Research Identity


Dana McKay (@danachatter) is an established researcher in the interactions people have with information. Dana’s publication history on research identity includes an award-winning paper on researcher name management and papers on topics as diverse as research data management, ethics and plagiarism. Dana’s research identity rests on a single, fortuitous Google search, quirky paper titles and a highly visual presentation style.

George Buchanan (@GeorgeRBuchanan) has previously been an entrepreneur, a PhD student and a part-time historian. He has the misfortune of having a commonly mis-spelled surname, but the good luck to have learned a lot about presentation from professional actors.