Allison McMullen

Project Portfolio Manager McMullen

Allison McMullen leads projects related to Research Square Company’s portfolio of next-generation digital products and services. She is an expert in deep learning and artificial intelligence. 


McMullen specifically manages Research Square Company's Digital Editing and Digital Translation AI technology, as well as its error classification tools. In her role, she oversees and manages Research Square Company's portfolio of AI-based products and resources involving Research Square Company’s software engineering team.


Before McMullen became a project portfolio manager in 2019, she served as a general project manager, operations director, and team manager in Research Square Company’s AJE (American Journal Experts) division. She has taken a leading role in supporting the launch of the Research Square preprint platform, overhauling the company’s accounting systems and software, and implementing an automated workload distribution system.

McMullen is a Project Management Institute-certified Project Management Professional. She is also certified in the Lean Six Sigma and Agile project management methodologies. She earned her PhD in Pharmacology in 2011 from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. She was awarded a BS in Biology from Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. 

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