I’m Diana

I help organizations make strategic information decisions backed by science.

  • Areas of Expertise

    Data Management, Interpretation, & Visualization
    Information Policy, Practice, & Systems
    Marketing, Communications, & Brand Management
    Regulatory Compliance & Academic Accreditation
    Strategic Planning
    Social Media & Technology

  • Current Projects

    The influence of cultural time orientation on information practice (dissertation research)
    Hypervigilant information-seeking behavior
    Cognitive reflection and information seeking
    The economics of information
    The ethics, economics, and politics of long-term genomics data management
    Algorithm cognizance and opinion formation
    Conceptions of privacy, power, and freedom in contemporary American life

Diana L. Ascher is a doctoral student in the Department of Information Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her lifelong interest in knowledge and decision making has focused on the evaluation, classification, organization, communication, and interpretation of information, and motivates her work in the fields of behavioral science, finance, higher education, information studies, journalism, law, leadership, management, medicine, and policy. She brings more than two decades of experience as a writer, editor, media director, and information strategist to her work.


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