Publications & Talks

Selected Academic Publications

Michael J. Scroggins, Irene V. Pasquetto, Stuart Geiger, Bernadette M. Boscoe, Peter T. Darch, Charlotte Cabasse-Mazel, Cheryl Thompson, Christine L. Borgman (2020). Thorny Problems in Data (-Intensive) Science. Pre-print: https://escholarship.org/content/qt31b1z69c/qt31b1z69c.pdf

Michael Scroggins & Irene V. Pasquetto (2020). Labor Out of Place: On the Varieties and Valences of (In) visible Labor in Data-Intensive Science. Engaging Science, Technology, and Society6, 111-132. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1162/99608f92.fc14bf2d

Irene V. Pasquetto, Christine L. Borgman, Morgan F. Wofford (2019). Uses and Reuses of Scientific Data: The Data Creators’ Advantage. Harvard Data Science Review. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1162/99608f92.fc14bf2d

Joan Donovan, Irene V. Pasquetto, Jennifer Pierre (2018). Cracking Open The Black Box of Genetic Ancestry Testing Technologies. In Proceedings of the 36th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Science (HICSS). DOI: https://doi.org/10.24251/hicss.2018.218

Irene V. Pasquetto, Bernadette M. Boscoe, and Christine L. Borgman (2017). On the Reuse of Scientific Data. Data Science Journal, 16, p.8. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/dsj-2017-008

Irene V. Pasquetto, Ashley E. Sands, Peter T. Darch, Christine L. Borgman (2016). Open Data in Scientific Settings: From Policy to Practice. In Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Pages 1585-1596, San Jose, CA. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/2858036.2858543

Morgan E. Currie, Brittany Paris, Irene V. Pasquetto, Jennifer Pierre (2016). The Conundrum of Police-Officer Involved Homicides: Counter-Data in Los Angeles County. Big Data & Society, 3(2), DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/2053951716663566

Irene V. Pasquetto, Ashley E. Sands, Christine L. Borgman. (2015). Exploring Openness in Data and Science: What is “Open,” to Whom, When, and Why? In Proceedings of the 78th ASIS&T Annual Meeting (Vol. 51). St. Louis, MO. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/pra2.2015.1450520100141

Invited talks

Irene V. Pasquetto, Costanza Sciubba Caniglia (2020). De-platforming neo-fascists in Italy: impacts and unexpected consequences. Invited talk for the Misinformation, Media Manipulation, and Antisemitism symposium at the Italian Academy, Columbia University, New York City, NY, US

Brian T. Friedberg, Irene V. Pasquetto (2019). Beware of the Manipulators: Science Misinformation & Bad Actors. Invited talk for the Media and Medicine: How to Tell Stories That Make a Difference training program at Harvard Medical University, Boston, MA, US

Irene V. Pasquetto (2018). Managing Data to Manage Evidence: Social and Technical Challenges. Invited talk for the 2018 European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) Meeting. Parma, Italy

Christine L. Borgman, Irene V. Pasquetto (2018). How and Why do Scientists Reuse Others’ Data to Produce New Knowledge? Invited talk for the 2018 Cochrane Colloquium. Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Conference planning and organization

[co-organizer] The 2nd Knowledge Infrastructure Workshop (2020). UCLA Center for Knowledge Infrastructures. Los Angeles, CA, US

[co-organizer] Comparative Approaches to Disinformation Conference (2019). Berkman Klein Center For Internet & Society, Harvard Law School, Boston, MA, US

[co-organizer] Interrupting Open Science: The Use, Reuse, and Misuse of Research Data and Code (2019). 4S/EASST Conference, New Orleans, Luisiana, US

Other Academic Publications

Bafeta, A., Bobe, J., Clucas, J., Gonsalves, P. P., Gruson-Daniel, C., Hudson, K., … & Misevic, D. (2019). Ten Simple Rules for​​​​ Open Health Research. Pre-print: https://www.preprints.org/manuscript/201909.0122/v1

Wofford, M., Boscoe, B. M., Borgman, C., Pasquetto, I., & Golshan, M. (2019). Jupyter notebooks as discovery mechanisms for open science: Citation practices in the astronomy community. Computing in Science & Engineering. DOI: 10.1109/MCSE.2019.2932067

Kristin B. Cornelius, Irene V. Pasquetto (2018). ‘What Data?’ Records and Data Policy Coordination During Presidential Transitions. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Information (pp. 155-163). Springer, Cham. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-78105-1_20

Bernadette M. Boscoe, Irene V. Pasquetto, Milena S. Golshan (2017). Using the Jupyter Note- book as a Tool for Open Science: An Empirical Study. In Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2017 ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on (pp. 1-2). IEEE. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/jcdl.2017.7991618

Christine L. Borgman, Peter T. Darch, Ashley E. Sands, Irene V. Pasquetto, Milena S. Golshan, Jillian C. Wallis, and Sharon Traweek (2015). Knowledge Infrastructures in Science: Data, Diversity, and Digital Libraries. International Journal on Digital Libraries, 16(3-4), 207- 227. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00799-015-0157-z

Book chapters

Irene V. Pasquetto (2014). “Introduction to Digital Media,” chapter in Intercultural Journalism and Communication in the Digital Age: The New Role of Media in a Multicultural Society. Cedam Edizioni, Milano (Italian edition). https://www.ibs.it/giornalismo-interculturale-comunicazione-nell-era-libro-maurizio-corte/e/9788813349493

Irene V. Pasquetto (2010). “The Educational Business,” chapter in The God’s Lobby. Chiare Lettere, Milano (Italian edition). http://www.chiarelettere.it/libro/principio-attivo/la-lobby-di-dio.php

Book Reviews and Policy Reports

Cavalli, E., Gilsenan, M., Van Doren, J., Grahek‐Ogden, D., Richardson, J., Abbinante, F., … & Marchal, K. (2019). Managing evidence in food safety and nutrition. EFSA Journal17, e170704. DOI: https://doi.org/10.2903/j.efsa.2019.e170704

Paris B. S., Dillon L., Pierre, J., Pasquetto I.R, Marquez, E., Wylie S., Murphy M., Brown P., Lave R., Chris Sellers, Mansfield, B., Fredrickson, L., Shapiro, N., EDGI. (2017). Pursuing A Toxic Agenda: Environmental Injustice in the Early Trump Administration. Retrieved from https://envirodatagov.org/publication/pursuing-toxic-agenda

Irene V. Pasquetto (2015). Virtual homelands: Indian Immigrants and Online Cultures in the United States by Madhavi Mallapragada. InterActions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies, 11(1). Permalink: https://escholarship.org/uc/item/3v3175nz

More conferencing

Irene V. Pasquetto (2019). Reconstructing Human Faces from DNA: Competing Methodologies and the Quest for Replicability. History of Science Society 2019 Annual Meeting. Utrecht, Netherlands.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2018). Beyond Privacy: The Emerging Ethics of Data Reuse. Cochrane Colloquium 2018. Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Irene V. Pasquetto (2017). Research Ethics: The Use of Big Data. The California Center for Population Research. University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. https://ccpr.ucla.edu/event/research-ethics-use-big-data/

Irene V. Pasquetto, Matthew Mayernick (2017). Decentralizing Climate Change Data While Preserving Scientific Value. 4S/EASST Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2017). Making Open Data Work: Challenges for Data Integration in Genomics Research. SciDataCon. Denver, Colorado.

Irene V. Pasquetto, Jennifer Pierre (2017). Maintaining and Repairing White Identity in Light of DNA Testing Technologies. UCLA History of Science Seminar. University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2016). The Data are Open: Can We Reuse Them? FORCE 2016 Conference – Research Communications and eScholarships. Portland, Oregon.

Morgan E. Currie, Brittany Paris, Irene V. Pasquetto, Jennifer Pierre (2015). Police Officer Involved Homicides Project. In iConference 2015 Proceedings. San Diego, California.

Morgan E. Currie, Brittany Paris, Irene V. Pasquetto, Jennifer Pierre (2015). The Police Officer Involved (POI) Homicide Database Project. Project presented at the annual CSDH/SCHN & ACH Digital Humanities Conference, Ottawa, Canada.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2015). Police Officer Involved Homicides Project. Sustainable LA / Data Cosmopolis. Research Library (Charles E. Young) Library Conference Center. University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

Morgan E. Currie, Brittany Paris, Irene V. Pasquetto, Jennifer Pierre (2015). Police Officer Involved Homicides Project. GSE&IS Research and Inquiry Conference. University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2015). Open Data in Natural Science. Case Studies from Astronomy, Earth and Ocean Science. Big Data in a Trans-disciplinary Perspective. Herrenhausen Conference, Hanover, Germany.

Workshops, webinars, lab presentations

Irene V. Pasquetto (2018). Unpredictable Reuses of Open Biomedical Data: From Craniofacial Research to Facial Reconstruction Algorithms. Institute for Society and Genetics Fellows Meeting, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2017). Sharing and Accessing Data and Code in Science. Institute for Human Genetics (UCSF). San Francisco, California.

Irene V. Pasquetto (2017). On the Sharing and Reuse of Biomedical Data. Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIMER). Boston, Massachusetts.

Christine L. Borgman, Irene V. Pasquetto (2017). Why Data Sharing and Reuse Are Hard To Do? NIH BD2K Guide to the Fundamentals of Data Science Webinar Series. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Can1NYEhThQ

Irene V. Pasquetto (2015). Open Data in Science: A Case Study from the Biomedical Field. Information Science Institute. University of South California, Marina Del Rey, Los Angeles, California.

Selected newspaper/magazine/blog contributions (English and Italian):

Why do Facebook, others refuse to address the weaponization of fake information? (2019) Opinion piece for NJ.com

Do Scientists Reuse Open Data? (2019) Blog post for Sage Bionetworks Medium channel.

Arriva Trump! Salvate i dati del climate change (2017) Nova – Il Sole 24 Ore

Open Data as a Moving Target: What Does it Take to Allow Reuse? (2016) CODATA blog

How to Address Data Challenges in the Biomedical field: Solutions for Data Access (2016) CODATA Blog

Chi si impadronirà dei bitcoin? (2015), Il Corriere Innovazione/Tech

Da Manduria a Brooklyn per portare i «paper» nell’era digitale (2015), Il Corriere Innovazione/Tech

Gli Open data usati male e la strada finisce dentro il Duomo (2014), Il Corriere Innovazione/Tech