Faculty

Lecturer, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Archives and historical collections
McColl Term Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Information retrieval, aggregated search systems and evaluation, search behavior, text data mining, machine learning, task-based search, search assistance
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Clinical Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Public libraries in North Carolina, visual language, user-centered design, public library policy
McColl Term Associate Professor, UNC School of Library and Information Science
Expertise and interests:
Human-computer interaction, personal information management, digital information seeking behaviors, tools, and interfaces
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Human-computer interaction, human-centered data science, learning technologies, digital media and learning
Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Information organization and description, design of information collections
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Health information, information seeking in the medical context, public libraries and health promotion
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Health information behavior, information access and poverty, place-based communities and information practices, information worlds, information needs and practices of individuals with disabilities
Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Information and reference services, consumer health information, health sciences librarianship, information and diverse user groups
Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Assistant Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP)
Expertise and interests:
Visualization and visual analytics, data analysis, data science, health informatics
Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Natural language processing, health informatics, sublanguage and terminology, information representation
Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Scholarly communications, medical and bio-informatics, computer-human interfaces, digital libraries and open access/publishing/data, information visualization, augmented/virtual reality, interactive information searching, databases
Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Multi-cultural children's literature, children's services, school library media, social justice issues in youth library services, role of school librarians in education reform
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Organizational informatics, social informatics, organizational implications of ICT, mobile knowledge work, information practices, digital materiality, knowledge sharing
Director of ibiblio.org; Clinical Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Internet issues and applications including: digital libraries, electronic publishing, online news, virtual communities, legal and social issues relating to networked information and access
Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Archives, digital preservation, digital forensics, electronic records management
Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Information retrieval, information, reasoning systems, organizing information, decision making
Dean and Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Information interaction, human-computer interaction, human-centered computing, information retrieval, digital libraries, information architecture, digital government, cyberspace identity, information policy
Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology Department, School of Medicine; Director, Division of Healthcare Engineering, School of Medicine
Expertise and interests:
Healthcare engineering management, continuous quality improvement, patient safety, workload, human performance, human factors, simulation-based training.
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Innovation, critical maker culture, and the development of equitable and inclusive collaborative learning spaces (e.g. makerspaces) in academic libraries
Clinical Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Director of WiderNet@UNC
Expertise and interests:
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
McColl Term Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Professor, Biomedical Research Imaging Center, UNC School of Medicine Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP); Director, Laboratory of Applied Informatics
Expertise and interests:
Multimedia information retrieval, personalization and user modeling, cyberinfrastructure for research and learning
Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Director of Research & Technology, Data Intensive Cyber Environments (DICE) Center; Chief Scientist, Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
Expertise and interests:
Data grids, digital libraries, persistent archives and artificial intelligence
Teaching Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Teacher-librarian collaboration in STEM content areas, LIS education, and equity and inclusion in youth services librarianship
Associate Professor, Undergraduate Program Coordinator, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Information organization, digital humanities / humanities computing, philosophy of information, sociology of texts, hermeneutics, knowledge representation, public history, memory institutions, new media, digitization, the Web
Associate Professor, School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Storytelling and folklore, children's and young adults' literature and public library services, immersion and engagement in information environment, bibliotherapy
Alumni Distinguished Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Archives and records management, information services for the humanities, electronic information retrieval, reference service
Associate Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Adjunct Professor, Department of Sociology
Expertise and interests:
Social impacts of technology, privacy and surveillance, inequality, research methods and complex systems.
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Text data mining, including related areas such as machine learning, information retrieval, natural language processing, social and information network mining, and health informatics
Teaching Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science
Expertise and interests:
Digital preservation, digital repositories and collecting institutions, representation of non-textual materials, collaborative technologies
Assistant Professor, UNC School of Information and Library Science; Health Technology and Informatics Librarian, Health Sciences Library
Expertise and interests:
Health informatics and analytics, electronic health records, clinical care research, and research impact metrics