Jaron Shook

Database Administrator

Center for Human Resource Research, Ohio State University

Years on the NLS team: 1998-present

Role: I started out as a Research Assistant on the NLSY79 Child, and am now working in IT infrastructure support.

What innovations have I helped introduce to the NLS

When I worked on the Children of the NLSY79 (1998-2006), I converted many of the child assessment applications to the native web application environment.

Why am I proud to be part of the NLS team

Working on the NLS team lets me interact with amazing people on a project that has a variety of interested disciplines and spectrum of inquiry ranging from basic methodologies to formation of national policy.