Dr. Aylin Imeriis a research associate at the Department of Information Science at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf in Germany. She investigated in her dissertation different aspects such as gamification, data privacy, health information behavior regarding activity tracking technologies and users' interaction with those devices.
She has been part of the Health Information and Libraries Journal editorial advisory board (since 2021). Since 2022 she is also an associate editor of the Data and Information Management Journal and Information Matters (sponsored by ASIS&T).
Aylin is the current ASIS&T SIG Cabinet Director, Webmaster of SIG Social Media and Membership Officer within the European Chapter. Together with Isabelle Dorsch and Emil Levin, they initiated the foundation of the ASIS&T Special Interest Group Social Media in 2017. She is the recipient of the ASIS&T James M. Cretsos Leadership Award in 2020 and Co-Chair (Panel & Alternative Events) of the current ASIS&T Annual Program Committee.