CV

Cole Crawford

cole / dot / crawford / at / oregonstate / dot / edu

Oregon State University
Corvallis, Oregon
United States

Education

  • M.A., English (Literature and Culture)
    Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR) | 2015-2017 (expected)
  • B.S., Computer Science, English (British Literature concentration)
    Honors, summa cum laude
    Creighton University (Omaha, NE) | 2011-2015
    Study Abroad: University of Glasgow, Scotland – Principia Consortium Honors Program | Fall 2013

Experience

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, OSU Outreach & Engagement | Sept. 2016 - June 2017
    Web development, event management, public relations. Developing "Listen Up! Object Stories," a platform for Oregonians to digitally represent personal objects and their stories. Web dev / social media coordinator for The CO• (Corvallis Maker Fair).
  • Digital Project Development Intern, OSU Libraries and Press | July 2016 - Sept. 2016
    Website development and data visualization of finding aids for OSU’s Special Collections and Archives Research Center (Drupal, d3.js)
  • RaD Intern, Creighton Research & Development (RaD) Lab | Jan. 2015 - May 2015
    Raspberry Pi cluster computing, Kraken taxonomy labeling software
  • Digital Humanities Research Asssistant, Creighton History Department | Sept. 2014 - Jan 2015
    Text analysis and visualization with R
  • IT Intern, ConAgra Foods | Nov. 2012 - May 2014
    Rotations: Desktop Support; Web Development; Project Management; Mobile Help Desk

Teaching Experience

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, OSU School of Writing, Literature & Film | Jan. 2017 - Mar. 2017
    GTA and technical support for new course, “ENG 480/580: Introduction to Digital Humanities: The Virtual Collection”
  • Decurion, Creighton College of Arts & Sciences | Aug. 2014 - Dec. 2014
    TA for Dean’s Fellows section of “Introduction to the Culture of Collegiate Life”

Publications

  • “Transforming Working Class Writers and Writing: Digital Editions, Projects, and Analyses,” forthcoming in A History of British Working Class Literature. Edited by John Goodridge and Bridget Keegan, Cambridge UP, April 2017.

Presentations and Talks

  • Digital Humanities, Montreal, QB | August 2017
    Long Paper: “Data Visualization in Archival Finding Aids: A New Paradigm for Access,” with Anne Bahde
    Poster: “DHConnections: Examining the Growth of the Digital Humanities Summer Institute Community”
  • Digital Humanities Summer Institute Colloquium, Victoria, BC | June 2017
    Presentation: “Listen Up! Oregon Object Stories”
  • American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Minneapolis, MN | Mar. 2017
    Presentation: “Building Laboring-Class Poets Online”
    Roundtable: “Laboring-Class Poets in Print and Digital Culture”
  • DHU2: Symposium on the Digital Humanities, University of Utah | Feb. 2017
    Presentation: “Expanding Access to the Linus Pauling Papers via Digital Finding Aid”
  • Oregon State University Libraries and Press | Nov. 2016
    Presentation: “Global Bonds: Visualizing the Ava Helen and Linus Pauling Papers”
  • British Association for Romantic Studies, Cardiff University, Wales | July 2015
    Presentation: “Transforming Robert Tannahill”
    Panel: “Exploring and Expanding the Archive of Laboring-Class Print Culture”

Honors and Awards

  • Digital Humanities Summer Institute Scholarship (2017), U. Victoria Oct. 2016
  • HASTAC Scholars Fellowship (2016-18 Scholar), HASTAC Oct. 2016
  • Provost’s Distinguished Graduate Fellowship, Oregon State University Apr. 2015
  • College of Arts and Sciences Outstanding Senior Award, Creighton College of Arts and Sciencs Apr. 2015
  • Outstanding Computer Science Major, Creighton Journalism, Media and Computing Department Apr. 2015
  • Proterra Award for Interdisciplinary Studies, Creighton English Department Apr. 2015
  • Solon E. Summerfield Scholarship, Phi Kappa Psi Apr. 2015
  • Phi Beta Kappa Feb. 2015
  • Alpha Sigma Nu Feb. 2015
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship, Creighton University Mar. 2014
  • Presidential Mentoring Scholarship, Creighton University Feb. 2014
  • Val Peter Scholarship, Creighton Journalism, Media and Computing Department Apr. 2013
  • Presidential Scholarship, Creighton University Apr. 2011
  • Honors Scholars Program, Creighton University 2011 - 2015

Service

  • Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations Web Developer 2016 – 2018
  • OSU Honors College Admissions Essay Review Board 2016 – 2017
  • OSU English Department Promotion and Tenure Review Committee 2015
  • Shadows Literary Magazine 2011 – 2015
    • Awarded Columbia Scholastic Press Association Silver Medal 2014, 2015
    • Webmaster 2012 –2013
    • Editor-in-Chief 2013 – 2015
  • Reinert Alumni Library Advisory Board 2014 – 2015
  • Project TECHnovate: Innovative Classroom Technology Use 2014 – 2015
  • Sigma Tau Delta, English Honors Society 2013 – 2015
    • Secretary 2013-2014
    • Vice President 2014-2015
  • Creighton Study Abroad Peer Advisor 2014 – 2015
  • Creighton Undergraduate Research and Studies Ambassador 2013 – 2015
  • Creighton Student’s Union Appropriations Board 2012 – 2014

Contact Me

About

I'm an MA in English Literature student at Oregon State University, and I use my background in computer science and digital humanities to build and think about digital projects.

Social Links

Homebase

Corvallis, Oregon
United States

Email: cole.crawford@oregonstate.edu