Rebecca Parmer

Rebecca Parmer

Head of Archives & Special Collections

Rebecca Parmer is head of Archives & Special Collections, where she is responsible for providing leadership, planning, and programming, as well as management of a fabulous team of professional archivists. Prior to coming to UConn, Rebecca held positions at Connecticut College, the USS Constitution Museum, and Northeastern University. She holds an MS in Archival Management from Simmons University and a BA in English and Music from Scripps College. Her research interests include exploring archival pedagogy in undergraduate and graduate education and examining the impact of inquiry- and project-based engagement in college and university archives.

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Archival Pedagogy
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property
  • Digital Preservation
  • Donor Relations
  • Strategic Planning

 

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