I’m Diana

[vc_row overlay_opacity="0.1" background_image="9192"][vc_column width="1/1" background_image="9192" background_image_parallax="on" height="fullheight" transparency="transparent"][heading header_align="center" margin_top="30" height="fullheight" transparency="transparent"]I help organizations make strategic information decisions backed by science.[/heading][divider visibility="visible" background_colour="#020202"][/vc_column][vc_column][features_list][feature icon="fa fa-lightbulb-o" icon_color="#f0e421" background_color="#ffffff" animation="pulse" title="Areas of Expertise"]Data Management, Interpretation, & Visualization
Information Policy, Practice, & Systems
Marketing, Communications, & Brand Management
Regulatory Compliance & Academic Accreditation
Strategic Planning
Social Media & Technology [/feature][feature icon="fa fa-wrench" icon_color="#f0db3c" background_color="#ffffff" animation="bounce" title="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[/feature][/features_list][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]
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.