Simon James Goring


Assistant Research Scientist
Department of Geography
University of Wisconsin – Madison
550 North Park St, Madison WI, 53706
[goring@wisc.edu] - [http://goring.org]
</div> ## Professional Preparation * *2011*, **Ph.D. Biological Sciences**, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada * *2003*, **B.Sc, Plant Sciences**, University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, BC, Canada ## Appointments * *Current* **Assistant Research Scientist**, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin - Madison * *2011 - 2014* **Post-Doctoral Researcher**, University of Wisconsin - Madison ## Relevant Publications [ImpactStory] - [Google Citations] - [ORCiD]
  • **(S)** Goring SJ, Graham R, Loeffler S, Myrbo A, Oliver JS III, Ormand C, Williams JW. in press. The Neotoma Paleoecological Database: A research-outreach nexus. The Palentological Society Special Publications. [GitHub Markdown PDF]
  • **(S)** Farley S, Dawson A, Goring SJ, Williams JW. in press. Situating ecology as a big data science: Current advances, challenges, and solutions. BioScience.
  • **(S)** Williams JW, Grimm EC, Blois JL, Charles DF, Davis EB, Goring SJ, Graham RW, Smith AJ, Anderson M, Arroyo-Cabrales J, Ashworth AC, Betancourt JL, Bills BW, Booth RK, Buckland PI, Curry BB, Giesecke T, Jackson ST, Latorre C, Nichols J, Purdum T, Roth RE, Stryker M, Takahara H. 2018. The Neotoma Paleoecology Database, a multiproxy, international, community-curated data resource. Quaternary Research, 89:156-177. [Open Access]
  • **(S)** Peyron O, Combourieu-Nebout N, Brayshaw D, Goring S, Andrieu-Pone V, Desprat S, Fletcher W, Gambin B, Ioakim C, Joannin S, Kotthoff U, Kouli K, Montade V, Pross J, Sadori L, and Magny M. 2017. The climate of the Mediterranean basin during the Holocene from terrestrial and marine pollen records: A model/data comparison. Climate of the Past 13:249-265 [Open Access]
  • **(S)** Goring S, Dawson A, Williams JW, Simpson G, Grimm EC, Dawson R. 2015. neotoma: A programmatic interface to the Neotoma Paleoecological database.Open Quaternary 1:2. [Open Access]
## Synergistic Activities | | | |------------------|------------------------------------------------------------------------------| | 2018 | Organizing Committee – NSF EarthCube All Hands Meeting | | Ongoing | Neotoma Paleoecology Database IT Team Lead | | 2017 | EarthCube All-Hands Meeting Chair | | 2016 – 2018 | EarthCube Leadership Council | | 2016 – 2018 | EarthCube Engagement Committee Chair |