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IPSR Staff

Travis Weller

Assistant Director
607 Blake Hall
(785) 864-4605

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B.A., Sociology, University of Kansas, 2004

J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School, 2008

M.S. in Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012

Travis has been with the Institute since September 2011.


  • Oversees all Institute operations
  • Administers the IPSR Scholars Program
  • Manages Financial and Human Resource operations for the Institute


"Empirical Legal Research Support Services: A Survey of Academic Law Libraries", Law Library Journal, 107:3, 2015, with Allison C. Reeve

"Differences in the Data Practices, Challenges, and Future Needs of Graduate Students and Faculty Members" Journal of eScience Librarianship, 4:1, 2015, with Amalia Monroe-Gulick, doi: 10.7191/jeslib.2015.1070

"Local Citation Analysis of National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health Grant Applications: Meeting the Needs of Researchers" The Serials Librarian, 67:4, 2014 with Amalia Monroe-Gulick and Lea Currie. doi: 10.1080/0361526X.2014.983291

"Understanding Methodological and Disciplinary Differences in the Data Practices of Academic Researchers" Library Hi Tech, 32:3, 2014 with Amalia Monroe-Gulick. doi: 10.1108/LHT-10-2013-0146

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