Portrait of Jordan Traylor

Jordan Traylor

Research Assistant


Jordan Traylor is a research assistant in the Center for Health and Biosciences at the Baker Institute. He helps coordinate various administrative and logistical needs. As program archivist for the Science and Technology Policy Program, he helps manage the White House Scientist and Science Policy Dynamic Digital Archive — a digital archive of the recent science policy history of the United States federal government, in collaboration with Rice University’s Woodson Research Center. 

Traylor earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature from the University of Houston and a Master of Library Science from the University of North Texas. His research explores vaccine policy, digital libraries, the history of science policy, and science communication.