David Eichmann is Director and Associate Professor in the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Iowa and Director of the Information Science trackin the Iowa Graduate Program in Informatics. He co-chairs the Research Networking Collaborative (previously known as the Research Networking Affinity Group in the Clinical and Translational Science Award Consortium). He was Director of Biomedical Informatics in the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science from 2006 to 2012. Prior to returning to Iowa, he chaired the Software Engineering Program at the University of Houston – Clear Lake, where he was also Director of Research and Development for the NASA-funded Repository-Based Software Engineering project. His RBSE team developed the MORE repository system, which received a NASA Group Achievement Award in 1998 from Johnson Space Center and was nominated in 1998 by JSC for the NASA Software of the Year Award. His current research interests involve exploring the boundaries between traditional approaches to research data warehousing, information retrieval and extraction, and semantic web technologies.
Some current projects:
|Linked Open Data Projects|