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NICO CARVER

LIBRARIAN \ FILMMAKER \ EDUCATOR

C O N TA C T
335 Delaware Circle
Newark DE 19711
t: 302 353 2448 | e: nicocarver@gmail.com | w: www.nicocarver.com

E D U C AT I O N
University of Delaware
2013-Present

Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership


12 credits completed (as of 7/2015)

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill


2010-2012

Master of Science in Library Science


Specialties: Audiovisual materials, Metadata

Hampshire College
2004-2008

Bachelor of Arts in Film


Thesis title: Spectral Geographies

EXPERIENCE
University of Delaware, Art & English Dept.
2015-Present

Adjunct Faculty, Interactive Media Minor


Teach ART407: Topics in Art and Technology
Teach ENGL416: Designing Online Information

University of Delaware Library


2012-Present

Coordinator, Student Multimedia Design Center Services


Work collaboratively to provide instructional support for
students on multimedia projects and coursework.
Coordinate general outreach and instruction activities related
to multimedia technology and assess departmental needs.
Provide initial technical support for the center, including
troubleshooting software, hardware, and equipment issues and
the design and maintenance of the departmental web site.

School of Information and Library Science


2011-2012

Research Assistant, v Research Center


Ensure linked data compliance for the Dryad Data Repository

University of North Carolina Library


2010-2012

Research Assistant, Media Resources Center


Assist a diverse university clientele in a media production lab
Develop training materials for undergraduate workers

EXPERTISE
Software

Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro X (Apple Certified), iMovie,


Garageband, Pro Tools, Gimp, Audacity, Microsoft Office

Code

HTML, CSS, Javascript, Applescript, Processing, D3, Java, PHP

Other

College-level instruction, Video production, Filmmaking,


Photography, New media, Installations

AWA R D S / H O N O R S
New Media Consortium
June 2013

Emerging Leaders Award, Emerging Leaders Forum


Judges Choice Award, Idea Lab

SPARC
July 2011

Best Animation for Free Your Data,


Sparky Awards Open Access Video Challenge

SmartCommute@rtp
June 2011

First Place for My Commute,


SmartCommute Challenge Video Contest

University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill


2010-2011

Akers Fellow,
School of Information and Library Science

ACTIVITIES
University of Delaware Library Assembly
of Professional Staff
2012 - Present

Chair (since 2014) and Member (since 2012),


Professional Development Committee
Treasurer / Secretary (2013-2014),
Steering Committee

University of Delaware Library


2014 - Present

Member,
Web Committee

American Library Association


2013 - 2014

Member,
Handbook Committee

University of Delaware Library


April 2013

Member,
Search Committee, Digital Humanities and Web Services Librarian

Metadata Research Center- UNC-CH


2011 - 2012

Webmaster and Member,


Data at Risk Initiative

Information Technology Services- UNC-CH


2011 - 2012

Member,
web.unc.edu Advisory Board

NICO CARVER

P U B L I C AT I O N S A N D P R E S E N TAT I O N S
Carver, N., Powering Intelligent Displays with Raspberry Pis, Poster and Interactive
Demonstration at Idea Lab, New Media Consortium Summer Conference, Portland, Oregon,
June 2014
Carver, N.,Mousing Around II, Presented at Five Minutes of Fame Session, New Media
Consortium Summer Conference, Portland, Oregon, June 2014
Carver, N.,MACAW: Mouse Analytics for Computer Assisted Workshops, Presented at
Emerging Leaders Forum, New Media Consortium Summer Conference, Hilton Head, South
Carolina, June 2013
Carver, N., Harnessing Real-Time Data in Teaching Multimedia Workshops, Poster and
Interactive Demonstration at Idea Lab, New Media Consortium Summer Conference, Hilton
Head, South Carolina, June 2013
Murillo, A.P., Carver, N., Greenberg, J., Robertson, W.D., Thompson, C.A., Anderson, W.L.,
Data-At-Risk Initiative: Scientists perceptions of endangered data and data reuse,
Presented at CODATA23 (Committee on Data for Science and Technology). Taipei, Taiwan,
October 2012
Murillo, A.P., Thompson, C.A., Carver, N., Robertson, W.D., Greenberg, J., Anderson, W.L.,
The Data-At-Risk Initiative: Analyzing the current state of endangered scientic data,
Poster at the American Society of Information Science Technology annual conference,
Baltimore, MA, October 2012.
Carver, N., Murillo, A., Thompson, C., Anderson, B., Greenberg, J., Robertson, D.,
Data at Risk Initiative: A Study of Endangered Scientific Data, Poster at International Council
on Archives Congress,Brisbane, Australia, August 2012
Thompson, C. A., Robertson, W.D., Carver, N., Murillo, A., Greenberg, J., Anderson, W.,
Scientific Data At Risk: Understanding the predicament and the role of special librarians,
Poster at All Sciences Poster Session at the Special Libraries Association Annual conference,
Chicago, IL, July 2012
Carver, N., Scientists perceptions of endangered data and data reuse,
Masters Paper for completion of the MSLS degree, School of Information and Library Science
of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, May 2012
Anderson, W., Faundeen, J., Greenberg, J., and Taylor, F., Metadata for Data Rescue and Data
at Risk, Presented by Nico Carver at Ensuring Long-Term Preservation and Adding Value to
Scientific and Technical Data (PV2011), Toulouse, France, November 2011
Thompson, C.A., Carver, N., Collins, K., Sinclair, J., Veitch, J.M.,Supporting scientists in data
archiving: Emerging roles for information professionals, Poster at Digital Liaisons: Student
Perspectives on Curating the Information Life Cycle session at the American Society of
Information Science & Technology annual conference, New Orleans, LA, October 2011
NICO CARVER