Kim Pham joined the MPIWG in the Research IT department in April 2021. She studied Molecular Biology then Information Systems at the University of Toronto, obtaining a Master of Information in 2014. At the University of Toronto she held the position of Digital Projects and Technologies Librarian until 2018 and then as an Assistant Professor and IT Librarian at the University of Denver until 2021.
Her research areas include organizational cultures and open source software development, the design of scalable digital repositories for archival access, preservation, and reuse, and sustainable tools and methods in digital humanities research. Kim’s latest research involves the use of machine learning to develop workflows to transcribe historical medical records.