Past Awardee

Interdisciplinary Work in a Highly Technical Context: Uncovering Successful Strategies and Potential Costs of Collaboration

William Barley

College: Liberal Arts and Sciences
Award year: 2015-2016

Barley will use NCSA to study collaboration, the challenges teams face when partnering across disciplines, the strategies found to overcome these challenges, and the costs they associate with relational development. He will analyze data from interviews, work observations, and a social network survey to provide actionable implications for science policy, management, and individual researchers.