Cathy N. Davidson served from 1998 until 2006 as the first Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies at Duke University, where she helped create the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and the program in Information Science + Information Studies (ISIS).
She is the co-founder of Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Advanced Collaboratory, HASTAC (“haystack”), a network of innovators dedicated to new forms of learning for the digital age.
Cathy has published more than twenty books, including her latest book Now You See It: How Brain Science of Attention Will Transform The Way We Live, Work and Learn.
She blogs regularly on new media, learning, and innovation on the www.hastac.org website as “Cat in the Stack”.
HASTAC is dedicated to rethinking learning, in and out of school, for our own Information Age.