Julie Williamsen is the assistant dean and executive director of the Research Hub (formerly known as CIRCLE), and director of the Stanford GSB Library. In this role, she is responsible for managing the Data, Analytics & Research Computing team, Human Research Behavioral Lab, Faculty Research Initiatives, Operations, and the Library.
Prior to Stanford GSB Julie had over 20 years of experience in academic research, library management, content curation, and teaching, including tenured faculty position at Brigham Young University. She combines this with business ownership experience as a product manager at SirsiDynix, leading complex software products used in over 70 countries. She is passionate about access to knowledge, research and being at the forefront of technology, business innovation, and collaboration.
Julie earned her Masters of Library and Information Science degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and a Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University.