Subject Librarian / Specialist

Economics and Data Librarian
(574) 631-9038 | | 250F Hesburgh Library

As an Assistant Librarian in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship, Ben Chiewphasa provides information literacy, data analysis, and data visualization support via consultations as well as workshops and library instruction. He serves as liaison to the Department of Economics, helps students and faculty locate and evaluate information, and works with Notre Dame community members seeking assistance with data science research and other quantitative methods. Ben’s research interests include critical data literacy, community engagement efforts in academic libraries, and government information dissemination. He received his B.A. in Sociology/Anthropology and Geosciences from Denison University, M.A. in Anthropology (Cultural Heritage) from the University of Montana, and M.S. in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.