Jevin D. West
Contact
Jevin D. West
Assistant Professor
Information School
University of Washington
Box 352840, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
Email: jevinw@uw.edu
Twitter: @jevinwest
Web: jevinwest.org
Lab: datalab.ischool.uw.edu
Phone: 206-905-9244
Curriculum Vitae
Academic Positions
2013 -- Assistant Professor, Information School, University of Washington
2014 -- Data Science Fellow, eScience Institute, University of Washington
2014 -- Affiliate Faculty, Center for Statistics & Social Sciences, University of Washington
Education
2011 - 2012 Postdoc, IceLab, Department of Physics, Umea University, Sweden
2005 - 2010 PhD, Department of Biology, University of Washington
1996 - 2004 B.S., M.S., Department of Biology, Utah State University
Service

UW iSchool Committees:

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Professional:

Journal Review:

Conference Review:

Proposal Review:

Book Review:

Funding
Improving market function in Open Access publishing through transparent comparison of journal price and quality (2016 - 2017)
J.D. West
(PI), T.C. Bergstrom (co-PI), C.T. Bergstrom (co-PI)
Sloan Foundation. $127,245
Diversification dynamics of scientific ideas using small clustering for community detection (2016 - 2016)
J.D. West
(PI)
Metaknowledge Network, Templeton Foundation. $35,000
Inferring the hierarchical structure of citation networks to improve semantic search of the scholarly literature (2014 - 2016)
J.D. West
(PI), C.T. Bergstrom (co-PI)
Metaknowledge Network, Templeton Foundation. $109,172
Employing Data Science at the University of Washington (2016 - 2017)
J.D. West
(PI)
UW Royalty Research Fund. $39,404
CCE STEM: Collaborative: Learning from Ethics Self-Regulation in InfoSec Research (2016 - 2020)
M. Finn (PI), K Shilton (co-PI),
J.D. West
(collaborator), F. Roesner (collaborator)
National Science Foundation (NSF). $336,058
Improving Scholarly Navigation (2016 - 2017)
J.D. West
(PI)
JSTOR Gift. $110,000
Measuring Scholarly Influence (2015 - 2017)
J.D. West
(PI)
Chemical Heritage Foundation and Pew Charitable Trust. $43,073
Fundamental Mathematical Models for Human Interactions (2016 - 2017)
J.D. West
(PI)
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). $88,516
Open Data Literacy (2016 - 2019)
C.L. Palmer (PI), N. Weber (co-PI),
J.D. West
(collaborator)
Institute of Museum and Librar Services (IMLS). $690,858
Eigenfactor Recommends (2013 - 2014)
J.D. West
(PI)
Public Library of Science (PLoS) $24,000
Evaluating Kauffman Foundation Research (2013 - 2014)
J.D. West
(PI)
Kauffman Foundation $18,000
DataLab Formation (2014 - 2018)
J. Blumenstock,
J.D. West
, E. Spiro
Costco Gift. $60,000
Semantic Scholar Recommendation (2015 - 2016)
J.D. West
(collaborator)
Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence Gift. $29,126 (RA)
Measuring Interdisciplinarity (2014 - 2014)
C.T. Bergstrom (PI),
J.D. West
(collaborator)
Metaknowledge Network, Templeton Foundation $15,015
Mapping Student Trajectories (2014 - 2014)
J.D. West
UW Graduate School $13,580 (RA)
DataLab (2015 - 2015)
J.D. West
(PI)
Cisco Gift. $2,000
Cloud Computing (2016 - 2017)
J.D. West
Microsoft Azure. $20,000
Cloud Computing (2015 - 2016)
J.D. West
Amazon Web Services (AWS). $5,000
DataLab Projects (2015 - 2015)
J.D. West
, E. Spiro, J. Blumenstock
$50,000
DataLab (2015 - 2015)
J.D. West
(PI)
Tony Hey Gift. $2,000
Auto-classifying scholary content using large citation networks (2013 - 2015)
J.D. West
(PI)
Microsoft Research Gift. $40,000
Eigenfactor (2011 - 2012)
J.D. West
, C.T. Bergstrom
UW Co-Motion $35,000 (Post-doc)
Improving Scholarly Navigation (2010 - 2011)
J.D. West
, C.T. Bergstrom
JSTOR Gift. $90,000
Tech Transfer
Collaborations