Hejin Shin

Head of Digital Scholarship


JPL 4.04.08C

Subject Specialist For

  • Data Science


As Head of Digital Scholarship, Hejin provides UTSA faculty and students with instructional and research support and consultations on data collection and preparation, analysis, visualization, and research methods and tools for their scholarly endeavors. Hejin received her M.L.I.S. and Ph.D. in Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin. She also earned her M.S. in Data Analytics from the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Her interest areas include: using text analysis methods, finding insights and patterns from a large corpus, such as text document collections, social messages, and web archives; integrating Social Sciences and Humanities data with spatial and temporal mapping to help enhance understanding of complex phenomena.