Geoffrey Rockwell

Director of the Kule Institute for Advanced Study; Professor, Philosophy and Humanities Computing, University of Alberta.

Geoffrey Rockwell has published on videogames, textual visualization and analysis, and computing in the humanities, including Hermeneutica: Computer-Assisted Interpretation in the Humanities (MIT Press, 2016). He is a co-developer of Voyant Tools, a suite of text analysis tools, for which he and his co-developer were awarded the CSDH/SCHN 2017 Outstanding Contribution Award. Rockwell also leads the TAPoR project documenting text tools and the Methods Commons documenting text analysis methods. He is currently the Director of the Kule Institute for Advanced Study where he is leading efforts to document sustainable research practices.