Matthew Mayernik

CV Guest Faculty Member, Affiliate Assistant Professor


  • Research Data Curation
  • Metadata
  • Scholarly Communication


Matthew Mayernik is a Guest Faculty and Affiliate Assistant Professor in the University of Washington Information School, teaching a course in research data curation. His research interests include metadata practices and standards, data curation education, data citation and identity, and social and institutional aspects of research data. In addition to his role in the Information School, he is the Deputy Director of the library at the National Center of Atmospheric Research (NCAR), located in Boulder, CO. At NCAR, his work is focused on research and service development related to digital scholarship broadly. He is also the Joint Editor-in-Chief of the Data Science Journal.


  • Ph D, Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles , 2011
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 2007