Head, Distributed Data Curation Center, Purdue University Libraries, United States of America
Michael Witt is an associate professor of library science and the head of the Distributed Data Curation Center (D2C2) at the Purdue University Libraries. The D2C2 focuses on the extension of library services, practices, standards, and tools as well as the application of library science principles to research data curation.
About Purdue University Libraries
Purdue University serves the people of Indiana, the United States, and the world through education, research and outreach; it prepares its students to assume roles as both citizens and leaders of an evolving world. Since its founding in 1869, Purdue has advanced to become one of the nation's leading public research universities as it has expanded from the West Lafayette campus to a multi-campus system. Known as a university with one of the largest international student bodies and a diverse faculty, Purdue offers multicultural opportunities and experiences that encourage diversity and inclusiveness.