Paula Johanson

How do you Define DH?

I defined DH for my aging parents as “using computers to improve the ways I study, learn, and write about my research and my experiences, even though I’m a writer, not a rocket scientist.”


University of Victoria, and


I’m a writer looking for work teaching writing. With a newly-completed English MA in Canadian Literature, I’m the author of 28 books and over two dozen articles on science, health, and literature. I write for the blog Sci-Why along with other Canadian science writers for youth ( and the blog Kayak Yak with my paddle group (