Jennifer H. Watkins


collective decision making * prediction markets * computational eudaemonics * computational social science * knowledge management * novel governmental forms, tools, and systems * analysis of evidence * decision support systems



2008 LANL Technology Transfer Regional Impact Award along with Marko Rodriguez and Knowledge Reef Systems Inc.

Pet Project

CDMS: Collective Decision Making Systems


B.A. Mechanics of the Mind, Kalamazoo College, 2005

M.A. Organizational Learning and Instructional Technology, University of New Mexico, 2009

Primary Collaborators

Marko A. Rodriguez

Norman L. Johnson

Edward MacKerrow

Advisory Board Member

Center for Complex Systems Studies, Kalamazoo College

Research Affiliation

New! New Mexico Consortium,

Los Alamos, NM

International and Applied Technology (IAT), Los Alamos National Laboratory

Evolution, Complexity, and Cognition Group (ECCO), Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Program Committee Member

The First International Workshop on Mining Social Networks for Decision Support (MSN-DS 2009), Athens, Greece

13th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems (KES 2009), Santiago, Chile

Research Interests


International and Applied Technology

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Mailstop T-008

Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545

Phone: + 1 505 663 5515

Email: jhw [at] lanl [dot] gov