Shawn Martin is the Head of Scholarly Communication, Copyright, and Publishing at Dartmouth where he leads program activities in knowledge sharing, digital scholarship, and other research services.
Shawn has a PhD in information science and master’s and bachelor’s degrees in history. He has worked at universities including the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Michigan as well as with cultural institutions such as the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, the Ohio Historical Society, and the Free Library of Philadelphia. Shawn has also published research about scholarly communication, the history of higher education, quantitative computational analysis, and teaching, among other topics. He currently teaches at the University of Illinois and has taught at both Indiana University and Drexel University.