Time to meet our multi-award-winning developer, Jim O’Donnell!


(Sorry Jim, this was the only image I could find…)


Name – Jim O’Donnell

Twitter Name  @pekingspring

Job – Web developer

What do you do within the Zooniverse? – Currently developing a web interface to transcribe trench diaries from the Western Front during the First World War. More generally, interested in how Zooniverse can help digital history projects.

What are your two favourite Zooniverse projects? – Snapshot Serengeti and Old Weather

What is your favourite movie? – Some Kind of Wonderful (love John Hughes)

What is you favourite album? – Caution by Hot Water Music

What is your favourite novel? – The Hobbit by J.R.R Tolkien