Matt joined the OpenScholar research project at Harvard in January 2011 where he was and engineer on the Statistical and Web Programming team. His work focused on--and continues to focus on--web development and building the Open Scholar framework into an enterprise-grade platform. Matt has made numerous valuable technical contributions to the OpenScholar platform and currently works on development intiatives to improve and refine the product's feature set. Matt holds a B.S. in Game Art & Design from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. His interests include the future and evolution of the web as media and as a platform.