Doug Ballman

Manager, External Relations, Online Archive

Doug oversees the Institute’s relationships with ProQuest, the distributor of the Visual History Archive (VHA), and the institutions that subscribe to the VHA, and also provides technical and content support to library staff, students, and researchers. In addition, he works on a variety of other projects for the Institute’s technology group under the Visual History Archive Program including the current re-development of the Institute’s web applications, IWitness and VHA. Doug has worked for the Shoah Foundation since 2000, starting originally as a Historical Content Analyst to help index English language testimonies and has worked in numerous roles over the years. Doug received a MA in History from California State University, Los Angeles, and both a BA in English Literature and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.
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