I am an Eagle Scout and a BOINC enthusiast which lead me to my current work as a PhD student in Information Studies focused on citizen science which includes volunteer computing. My focus is on the health and sustainability of the communities and technology in citizen science. My background is in telecommunication systems, social computing, and information technology. My past work has been in online community design and user research.
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I run BOINC to help the advancement of science and the improvement of society. There is no need for the massive computing power of modern computers to go to waste.