Rebecca Sutton Koeser

Lead Developer

Rebecca Sutton Koeser
  • Ph.D. English Literature, Emory University
  • B.A., Wheaton College (IL)


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Rebecca Sutton Koeser is CDH's Lead Developer, leading the Development & Design Team which does software and design work on CDH sponsored projects. Rebecca has training in both English Literature and Computer Science, and many years of experience with software development in an academic environment. Prior to working at Princeton, she was a senior software engineer with Emory University Libraries and IT Services, where she contributed to a diverse array of Digital Library and Digital Humanities projects and open source tools. Previous projects include Belfast Group Poetry|Networks, Serendip-o-matic (as a member of the 2013 One Week One Tool team), and Readux. In 2016 she published an article on software and scholarship in the Digital Humanities entitled Trusting Others to 'Do the Math'. Rebecca tweets and blogs occasionally at @suttonkoeser and respectively, and frequently develops software on GitHub as @rlskoeser.