PhD researcher, CorCenCC/Swansea University
Ph.D., Co-Director, Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities, University of Kansas
Director, Accessibility Platforms and Solutions, codemantra US LLC
Associate Dean/Associate Professor of Organizational Development, Inclusion, and Diversity, Purdue
Executive Director, Metadata Strategy and Operations, OCLC
User Experience Strategist, University of Arizona
Rebecca Blakiston is the user experience (UX) librarian and strategist at the University of Arizona Libraries. She consults on UX methods and coordinates user research to help make informed, thoughtful decisions to improve the student and faculty experience. In 2016, Rebecca was named a Library Journal Mover and Shaker. She wrote two practical guides for librarians: Usability Testing (2014) and Writing Effectively in Print and on the Web (2017). Since 2018, she's been editor-in-chief of Weave: Journal of Library User Experience.
Assistant Director, Digital Publishing and Operations Director, University of Minnesota Press