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    ILS Chair

     

    Debora Shaw

    Shaw
    Chair
    Department of Information and Library Science
    MIS Program Co-Director

    Ph.D., Indiana University, 1983

    shawd@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: People whose primary interests are not in computer-based areas, for example humanities scholars, seek and use information in ways that surprise and should inform designers of information systems. I am interested in these kinds of information use and in indirect evidence of information use through informetric/bibliometric methods.
     

    ILS Faculty - Bloomington

     

    Philip C. Bantin

    Bantin
    Adjunct Associate Professor
    Director of Archives Specialization
    Director of Office of University Archives, Indiana University, Bloomington

    MLS, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1976 MA, Emory University, 1975

    bantin@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Archives, records management, and electronic archives.
     

    Katy Börner

    Börner
    Victor H. Yngve Professor of Information Science
    Adjunct Professor of Informatics
    Core Faculty of Cognitive Science
    Adjunct Professor at the Department of Statistics in the College of Arts and Sciences
    Research Affiliate of the Biocomplexity Institute

    Ph.D., University of Kaiserslautern, 1997

    katy@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Science of science studies, science mapping, information visualization, data mining, data modeling, 3-D collaborative virtual environments, and human-computer interaction.
     

    Blaise Cronin

    Cronin
    Rudy Professor of Information Science
    Honorary Visiting Professor, City University, London; Edinburgh Napier University
    Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology

    Ph.D., The Queen's University of Belfast, 1983;
    D.S.Sc., The Queen's University of Belfast, 1998
    D.Litt. (h.c.), Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh, 1997

    bcronin@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Scholarly communication, citation analysis, informetrics, strategic intelligence
     

    Ronald E. Day

    Day
    Associate Professor of Library and Information Science
    MLS Program Director

    Ph.D., State University of New York - Binghamton, 1990

    roday@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: The critical and cultural theory of information, documentation, and knowledge.
     

    Ying Ding

    Ding
    Associate Professor of Information Science
    Ph.D. Program Director
    Core Faculty of Cognitive Science
    Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Informatics and Computing
    Affiliated Faculty of Chemical Informatics Center

    Ph.D., Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2001

    dingying@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Semantic Web, Webometrics, Information Retrieval, Knowledge Engineering, Citation Analysis
     

    Hamid Ekbia

    Ekbia
    Associate Professor of Information Science, Cognitive Science, and International Studies
    Ph.D., Indiana University, 2003

    hekbia@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Health IT, Social Informatics, Mediation
     

    Pnina Fichman

    Fichman
    Associate Professor of Library and Information Science
    Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 2003

    fichman@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Social Informatics; virtual groups and online communities; ICT and cultural diversity; information intermediation; online deviant behaviors.
     

    Noriko Hara

    Hara
    Associate Professor of Information Science
    MIS Program Co-Director

    Ph.D., Indiana University, 2000

    nhara@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Community of practice, knowledge sharing, collective action with ICT, social informatics.
     

    Susan C. Herring

    Herring
    Professor of Information Science
    Adjunct Professor of Linguistics

    Ph.D., University of California - Berkeley, 1991

    herring@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Computer-mediated communication; web analysis; gender and information technology; culture and information technology; discourse
     

    Elin K. Jacob

    Jacob
    Associate Professor of Library and Information Science
    Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1994

    ejacob@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Representation, classification and categorization; indexing systems as cognitive scaffolding; design and evaluation of ontologies and metadata schemas; and philosophy of information.
     

    Xiaozhong Liu

    Liu
    Assistant Professor of Information Science
    Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2010

    liu237@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Scientific Literature Management, Text Mining, Knowledge Management, Human Computing, Digital Library
     

    Staša Milojević

    Milojević
    Assistant Professor of Library and Information Science
    Core Faculty of Cognitive Science

    Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2009

    smilojev@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Scientometrics; informetrics; information science; computational social science
     

    Taemin Kim Park

    Park
    Adjunct Associate Professor
    Coordinator for Bibliographic and Electronic Access Courses
    East Asian Cataloger, Indiana University, Bloomington

    Ph.D., Indiana University, 1992

    park@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Organization of digital resources, information retrieval, scholarly communication, serials.
     

    Alice R. Robbin

    Robbin
    Associate Professor of Library and Information Science
    Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984

    arobbin@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Information policy, resource management, and technology; social and organizational informatics, including communication and information behavior in complex organizations; and qualitative and quantitative research methods.
     

    Howard Rosenbaum

    Rosenbaum
    Associate Dean
    Associate Professor of Information Science
    Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Informatics

    Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1996

    hrosenba@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Social informatics, e-business, information architecture, managers and information in organizations, the intersection of sociological and library and information science theory
     

    Joel B. Silver

    Silver
    Adjunct Associate Professor
    Director of Special Collections Specialization
    Associate Director, Librarian and Curator of Books, Lilly Library Indiana University

    J.D., Whittier College, 1977
    M.L.S., Indiana University, 1986

    silverj@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: History of book collecting, history of the book, and history of the antiquarian book trade.
     

    Cassidy R. Sugimoto

    Sugimoto
    Assistant Professor of Library and Information Science
    Ph.D. University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 2010

    sugimoto@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Scientometrics and Scholarly Communication, Research Methods, LIS Education and History
     

    John A. Walsh

    Walsh
    Associate Professor of Information and Library Science
    Adjunct Associate Professor of English

    Ph.D., Indiana University, 2000

    jawalsh@indiana.edu
    Research Interests: Digital humanities, digital scholarly editions, textual scholarship, documentation, and bibliography; history of the book; digital libraries.