Digital Scholarship Coordinator for the Humanities and History Division, Columbia University Library
Alex Gil is Digital Scholarship Coordinator for the Humanities and History Division at Columbia University Library, Affiliate Faculty of the English and Comparative Literature Department, and one of the founders of the Studio@Butler, a technology atelier for faculty, students and librarians. He has published in journals across the Atlantic and the Americas, while sustaining an open and robust online research presence on the subject of digital humanities, textual scholarship, and Caribbean Studies. In 2010-2012 he was a fellow at the Scholars' Lab and NINES at the University of Virginia. Among other roles, he now serves as vice-chair of the Global Outlook::Digital Humanities initiative, and is actively engaged in digital humanities projects at Columbia University and around the world.