Brittney works with Professor Debra Laefer to help identify grant opportunities, coordinate grant submissions, aid with grant administration and organize the necessary mechanisms for the undertaking of commercial work.
She is an accomplished researcher with experience in linguistics, information studies and Chinese studies. Prior to joining CUSP, Brittney was a Research Assistant at the University College Dublin in the School of Information and Library Studies Open Data Project where she worked closely with other researchers to explore the state of open data in Ireland. Brittney has also worked as a Customer Experience Manager/User Experience Manager for BeanBagSports, a social media network in Ireland.
Brittney has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics from the University of Victoria, Canada and a Masters of Library and Information Studies from University College Dublin, Ireland. In addition to her strong experience leading teams in professional and academic environments, Brittney possess strong IT competencies and excellent communication skills.