Faculty

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Gary Marchionini
Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor
919/962-8363
Manning Hall, Room 103
gary@ils.unc.edu
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B.A., Western Michigan University; M.Ed., PhD., Wayne State University

Information seeking in electronic environments, human-computer interaction, digital libraries, information design, information policy 


photo of Denise AnthonyDenise Anthony
Lecturer

919/962-3638
Manning Hall, Room 07A
anthonyd@email.unc.edu 

B.S. biochemistry, Michigan State University; Master’s in Library Science and Ph.D., University of Michigan

Archives and Historical Collections


photo of Jaime ArguelloJaime Arguello
Assistant Professor
919/962-2926
Manning Hall, Room 305
jarguell@email.unc.edu
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B.S. (Electrical Engineering), Washington University; M.S. (Language Technologies and information Systems Management), Ph.D. (Language Technologies), Carnegie Mellon University

Information retrieval, aggregated search systems and evaluation,  search behavior, text data mining and machine learning.


photo of Ron Bergquist Ron Bergquist
Clinical Assistant Professor
919/962-8073
Manning Hall, Room 112
bergr@email.unc.edu
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B.A. (Geography), University of Texas at Austin; M.A. (Middle East Studies), Naval Postgraduate School; M.S.L.S., Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Colonel (retired), U.S. Air Force.

Public libraries in North Carolina, information visualization, visual language, user-centered design, and public library policy 


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Robert Capra
Assistant Professor

919/962-9978
Manning Hall, Room 210
rcapra@email.unc.edu

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B.S., M.S. (Computer Science),Washington University; Ph.D. (Computer Science) Virginia Tech

Human-computer interaction, personal information management, and digital information seeking behaviors, tools, and interfaces.


 
Mary Grace FlahertyMary Grace Flaherty
Assistant Professor

919/962-5982
Manning Hall, Room 204
mgflaher [at] email [dot] unc [dot] edu

Master’s in Library Science, University of Maryland and Master’s in Science in Applied Behavioral Science, Johns Hopkins University; Ph.D., Syracuse University 


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Amelia Gibson
Assistant Professor
919/962-0033
Manning Hall, Room 207
angibson@email.unc.edu

B.A., Dartmouth College; M.S.L.I.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., Information Studies, (Minor in Geography), Florida State University

Communities and health-related information behavior; Place-based communities and information practices; Information Worlds; Information needs and practices of individuals with developmental disabilities; Information policy


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 Claudia Gollop
Summer School Director

919/962-8362
Manning Hall, Room 215
gollop@email.unc.edu

B.A., City College-CUNY; M.L.S., Columbia University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Information and reference services, consumer health information, health sciences librarianship, information and diverse user groups


David Gotz
Associate Professor
Assistant Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP)

919/962-3435
Manning Hall, Room 206
gotz (at) unc (dot) edu
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B.S. Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology; M.S. Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 


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Stephanie W. Haas
Professor
919/962-8360
Manning Hall, Room 111
shass@email.unc.edu
Homepage

B.S., University of Connecticut; M.A.L.S., Wesleyan University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Natural language processing, information retrieval, sublanguage and terminology, genre and discourse structure


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Bradley M. Hemminger
Associate Professor
919/966-2998
Manning Hall, Room 206A
bmh@ils.unc.edu
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B.S., Vanderbilt University; M.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ph.D., University of Utrecht

Medical and bio-informatics, computer-human interfaces, digital libraries and open archives and information visualization


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Sandra Hughes-Hassell
Frances McColl Term Professor
919/843-5276
Manning Hall, Room 203
smhughes@email.unc.edu
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B.S. (Early Childhood Education); M.Ed. (Library Science), James Madison University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Children's literature, Children's Services, School Library Media


Mohammad JarrahiMohammad Hossein Jarrahi
Assistant Professor

919/962-8364
Manning Hall, Room 200
jarrahi (at) unc (dot) edu
Homepage 
 
B.S. in Public Administration, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran; Master of Science in Information Systems, London School of Economics; Ph.D., Syracuse University's School of Information Studies  


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Paul Jones
Director of ibiblio.org and Clinical Professor
School of Journalism and Mass Communication and SILS
919/360-7740
Manning Hall, Room 213
pjones (at) ibiblio (dot) org

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B.S. (Computer Science) North Carolina State University; M.F.A. (Poetry), Warren Wilson College

Internet issues and applications including: digital libraries, electronic publishing, online news, virtual communities, legal and social issues relating to networked information and access


Dr. Diane KellyDiane Kelly
Associate Professor
919/962-8065
Manning Hall, Room 10
dianek@email.unc.edu
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B.A., University of Alabama; M.L.S., Rutgers University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

User modeling, relevance feedback, personalization, information-seeking behavior, experimental design and analysis, research methods


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Christopher (Cal) Lee
Frances Carroll McColl Term Professor 
919/962-7024
Manning Hall, Room 212
callee@email.unc.edu
Homepage

B.A., Albion College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan School of Information

Archives, digital preservation, electronic records management


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Robert M. Losee
Professor
919/962-7150
Manning Hall, Room 302
losee@email.unc.edu
Homepage

B.A., M.A. (Library Science), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Information retrieval, information, reasoning systems, organizing information, decision making


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Joanne Gard Marshall
Alumni Distinguished Professor
919/843-7883
Manning Hall Room 301
919/843-9968
Institute on Aging
jgmarshall@email.unc.edu
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B.A., University of Calgary; M.H.Sc., McMaster University; M.L.S., McGill University; Ph.D., University of Toronto; LL.D., McGill University.

Health information needs and services; value and impact of library and information services; aging workforce issues; evidence-based library, information practice and cultural institutions.


Sarah C. Michalak
Professor and Associate Provost for Libraries and University Librarian
919/962-1301
CB#3900, Davis Library
smichala@email.unc.edu

A.B., English, University of California at Riverside; M.L.S., University of California, Los Angeles

Academic librarianship, Administration and Organization, Scholarly Communications, Digital Libraries 


Cliff MissenCliff Missen
Clinical Associate Professor and Director of the WiderNet Project
Room 06

Homepage: www.widernet.org
missenc@widernet.org
919/962-3637  

B.A.  International Affairs, The Evergreen State College; M.A. Journalism/Development Support Communication, University of Iowa

Off-line information access and appropriate information technologies for underserved populations. The eGranary Digital Library. Libraries in the developing world. Digital libraries, user group-centric information services, asynchronous and distance education. Information classification, retrieval, and interfaces. Information services for incarcerated populations.


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Reagan Moore
Professor
919/962-9548
Manning Hall, Room 22
919/445-9592
RENCI 524
rwmoore@email.unc.edu

B.S., Cal Tech, Physics; Ph.D., Physics, University of California at San Diego

Rule-based data management, data grids, digital libraries, persistent archives, genealogy


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Barbara B. Moran
Louis Round Wilson Distinguished Professor
919/962-8067
Manning Hall, Room 211
bmoran@email.unc.edu

A.B., Mount Holyoke College; M.Ln., Emory University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Academic librarianship, management of information agencies, human resources management, popular materials, organizational design and leadership


Javed Mostafa
Professor
Information Science & Biomedical Research & Imaging Center
Room 300
919/962-2182
jm@unc.edu
Homepage

B.Sci., Northwestern Oklahoma University; M.A., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Multimedia information retrieval, personalization and user modeling, cyberinfrastructure for research and learning


 
Ericka PatilloEricka Patillo
Lecturer
919/962-6729
Manning Hall, Room 305
patillo@unc.edu
Homepage

B.A., Music History, Old Dominion University; M.S. in Library Science, UNC-Chapel Hill

Organizational behavior, academic libraries, professionalism in librarianship, middle management and “incidental outreach,” a phenomenon that explores the benefits of librarians participating in performing arts groups


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Arcot Rajasekar
Professor
858/534-8378
Manning Hall Room 21
rajasekar@unc.edu
RENCI Room 556A

B.S., University of Madras; B.E. (Hons), (Electronics & Communications), M.S. (Computer Science), Indian Institute of Technology, Madras; Ph.D. (Computer Science), University of Maryland, College Park

Data grids, digital libraries, persistent archives and artificial intelligence


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Ryan B. Shaw 
Assistant Professor
919/636-9660
Room 214A
ryanshaw@unc.edu
Homepage

B.S. (Symbolic Systems) Stanford University; M.I.M.S., Ph.D. (Information Management & Systems), University of California, Berkeley

Information organization, digital humanities / humanities computing, philosophy of information, sociology of texts, hermeneutics, knowledge representation, public history, memory institutions, new media, digitization, the Web


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Brian W. Sturm
Associate Professor
919/962-2460
Room 215A
bsturm@email.unc.edu
Homepage

B.A., College of William and Mary; M.L.S., Ph.D., Indiana University

Storytelling and folklore, children's and young adults' literature and public library services, children and technology, bibliotherapy 

 


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Helen R. Tibbo
Alumni Distinguished Professor
919/962-8063
Manning Hall, Room 201
tibbo@email.unc.edu

B.A., Bridgewater State College; M.L.S., Indiana University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Maryland

Archives and records management, information services for the humanities, electronic information retrieval, reference service 


Zeynep Tufekci

Zeynep Tufekci
Assistant Professor
919/962-0599
Manning Hall, Room 202 
Zeynep@unc.edu
Homepage

B.A. (Sociology), Istanbul University, Turkey; and an undergraduate degree in computer science from Bosphorus University, Turkey; M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin.

Social impacts of technology, privacy and surveillance, inequality, research methods and complex systems.


Barbara M. Wildemuth
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor
919/962-8072
Manning Hall, Room 109
wildem@email.unc.edu
Homepage

B.M.Ed., North Central College; M.L.S., University of Illinois; M.Ed., Rutgers University; Ph.D., Drexel University

Information-seeking behaviors and information use, design and evaluation of information systems, adoption and use of information

 


Honorary and Visiting Appointments

 

Debora BalsamoDeborah Balsamo
Professor of Practice

National Program Manager, Environmental Protection Agency National Library Network

M.S.L.S., 1997, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Member of Beta Phi Mu International Library and Information Science Honor Society; B.A. in Liberal Studies, 1994, Florida Atlantic University. Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Named “University Scholar." SILS Distinguished Alumna, 2010.


Evelyn DanielEvelyn H. Daniel
Dean and Professor Emerita

School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
919/962-8062
Manning Hall, Room 207A
 

Ph.D. Information Science, University of Maryland; M.S.L.S. University of Maryland; AB History, University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Magna cum laude; NDEA Fellowship, University of Maryland; and a member of the Beta Phi Mu Honorary Society.

Management of Information Services; Communication Processes; Marketing; Strategic; Planning; Education for Library and Information Science; Information Transfer and Scholarly Communication; Corporate Librarianship and Information Brokering, Curriculum Issues for School Library Media Specialists; User Education 


 
Laura N. GasawayLaura N. Gasaway
Adjunct Professor
Paul B. Eaton Distinguished Professor of Law, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law (retired)
 
J.D., 1973,University of Houston; M.S., Library Science (highest honors), 1967, Texas Woman's University (1968); B.A. (highest honors), 1967, Texas Woman's University. Intellectual Property Virtual Scholar, University of Maryland, University College.


 Carol Jenkins
Carol Jenkins
Professor of Practice

Director, Health Sciences Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (retired)

M.L.S., 1972, University of Oregon School of Librarianship, Eugene; Western Michigan University School of Librarianship, Kalamazoo (1968-69); B.A., 1968, Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Universite de Clermont Ferrand, France, 1966-67. Lifetime Fellow of the Medical Library Association. 


 Brewster Kahle
Brewster Kahle
Visiting Scholar
Digital Librarian, Director and Founder of the Internet Archive

B.S. in computer science and engineering, 1982, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; member of the Chi Phi Fraternity. 

"In 1989 Kahle invented the Internet's first publishing system, WAIS (Wide Area Information Server) system and in 1989, founded WAIS Inc., a pioneering electronic publishing company that was sold to America Online in 1995. In 1996, Kahle founded the Internet Archive which may be the largest digital library. At the same time, he co-founded Alexa Internet which helps catalog the Web in April 1996, which was sold to Amazon.com in 1999." (From the Internet Archive Bio page.)  


 Jennifer Morgan
Jennifer Morgan 
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Associate Director for Research, University of North Carolina Institute on Aging, Chapel Hill, NC

Ph.D., 2005, Sociology, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; M.A., 1999, Sociology, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; B.A., 1997, Political Sociology, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA. Phi Beta Kappa, undergraduate honor society and Alpha Kappa Delta, international sociology honor society.



Ann PrenticeAnn Prentice
Visiting Scholar

Dean Emerita, College of Information Studies, University of Maryland
Ph.D. Columbia. 

Management of information environments, governance, planning, financial administration, political considerations, community analysis, research methodology, education for the information professions, outcome assessment.


Dav RobertsonDavenport (Dav) Robertson 
Professor of Practice
Chief, Library and Information Services Branch, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, NC (retired).

M.S.L.S., 1975, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Beta Phi Mu; B.A. History, 1969, with honors, Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Alpha Theta history honorary fraternity. Fellow of Special Libraries Association (2005); 2004 University of North Carolina School of
Information and Library Science Distinguished Alumnus. 


 Arlene Taylor
Arlene Taylor
Distinguished Adjunct Professor
Professor Emerita, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Ph.D., 1981, School of Information and Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; M.S.L.S., 1966, Graduate School of Library & Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign; B.A., 1963, Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee. Major: English. Distinguished Alumna, University of Illinois, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Alumni Association, 2011. Fulbright Senior Specialist Program Grant Recipient, Israel, April 2004; Fulbright Senior Specialist Program Grant Recipient, Thailand, February 2002; 1996 Margaret Mann Citation. 


Michael Tiemann

Michael Tiemann
Visiting Scholar
Vice President of Open Source Affairs, Red Hat

Co-founder of Cygnus Support (re-named Cygnus Solutions) and former president of the Open Source Initiative. B.S., 1986, Computer Science Engineering, University of Pennsylvania. For more, visit Michael's blog at: http://people.redhat.com/tiemann/