Dan Cabral joined the Institute for Quantitative Social Science in June 2011. His work focuses on the visual layer of the OpenScholar web application by leveraging contemporary design and user experience techniques. Dan has worked in the field for over ten years in industries ranging from advertising, to publishing, and market research. His initial interest in the web field was piqued after taking several web design and development courses at Boston University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Psychology from the University of Rhode Island. Dan's spends his free time with his toddler-aged daughter Kayla and wife Arlene.