Adjunct Faculty

Coming from a wide variety of disciplines and research interests, adjunct faculty share their knowledge and expertise with students enrolled in iSchool courses. 

 

bambenek

Adjunct Lecturer

barnhart_0

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; MA, Religion/Religious Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies; BA, Spanish Language and Literature, Religious Studies; Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Indiana University
batoma_3

Adjunct Associate Professor

PhD, University of Liege, Belgium; MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Onomastic sciences and philosophy of language

sidneyberger

Adjunct Professor

PhD, Iowa; MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Rare book librarianship; book history; history, technique, and materials of papermaking; printing on a handpress; Medieval English literature; enumerative, descriptive, historical, and textual bibliography.

bettivia_0

Postdoctoral Research Associate

PhD, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Digital preservation

bobby

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; MS, Cross-disciplinary Studies (Geography & English Technical Communication), Minnesota State University, Mankato; BA, Geology and German, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Research Focus

Competencies and teaching of cataloging and classification, use of related works and expressions in RDA cataloging, cataloging of audio-visual and electronic resources

adrian_brown

Adjunct Lecturer

PhD, Public Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago
Research Focus

E-government, information and communication technologies, broadband access, digital literacy, program evaluation

burger

Adjunct Professor

PhD, Library and Information Science, Illinois, 1988 Certificate of Advanced Study in Librarianship, Illinois, 1978 MLS, Librarianship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1976 MA, Slavic Languages and Literatures, North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1975 BA, Russian Language and Literature, Tufts University, 1969 Certified Public Accountant (by national examination), Registered in Illinois, 2001
Research Focus

Financial management of libraries, decision making

betty_bush

Adjunct Lecturer

MLS, Dominican University; MA, Governors State University
bushell_peter

Adjunct Lecturer

11102015_collieaaron_0003

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; BA, Literature, Western Illinois University
Research Focus

Scholarly communication topics such as digital repositories, research data management, open access, electronic theses & dissertations. Additionally, organizational change, workforce development, and agile management practices in libraries.

kit2a

Adjunct Assistant Professor

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Bibliography and publishing history of the non-Slavic peoples of Central Eurasia; discoverability of resources in non-Latin scripts in library catalogs.

diekmanphoto

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, CAS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
duffy

Adjunct Lecturer

PhD, MS, Library and Information Science; BA, English and Rhetoric, Illinois
jeffginger_0

Adjunct Lecturer

PhD, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Digital literacy, community informatics, public engagement, makerspaces, learning, user experience design

gough

Adjunct Lecturer

BA, French, University of Utah; MA, French Literature, New York University; MSLIS, Data Curation/Special Collections, Illinois
Research Focus

Fundraising analytics, donor behaviors/behavioral modeling, data visualization

juliahart

Adjunct Lecturer

EdD, Curriculum and Instruction, Illinois; MIS, University of Illinois at Springfield
Research Focus

integrating technology into education, knowledge management strategies and technologies, data science, and exploring emerging technologies for the workplace.

healey_2

Adjunct Lecturer

PhD, Library and Information Science, Illinois; JD, University of Iowa; MA, Library and Information Science, University of Iowa; BA, Psychology, University of Dubuque
Research Focus

Uncertainty management in libraries, information seeking by self-represented litigants, law librarian responses to self-represented litigant information needs.

puacz

Adjunct Lecturer

huot

Adjunct Lecturer

MFA, The University of the Arts
Research Focus

Conservation and preservation, history of the book, artists' books.

lailahusseinmoustafa

Adjunct Assistant Professor

dkeding

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, English, University of Illinois at Springfield; BS, Loyola University
Research Focus

Researching and publishing topic based collections of traditional folktales. My sixth book, co-authored with Kathe Brinkmann, was just published in mid 2016.
 

knutson_0

Adjunct Assistant Professor

PhD, MS Library and Information Science, Illinois BA, Political Science, Reed College
Research Focus

My primary research interest is role of cultural institutions in democratic society, including the theory and practice of community engagement. I am interested in the ways that cultural exchange builds global understanding, and have ongoing partnerships with the libraries in Russia. 

kovacs

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; MEd Kent State University
Research Focus

Instructional design; web usability; electronic collection development

jessicalecrone

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Reference, library administration, youth librarianship, public librarianship

smatheson_0

Adjunct Lecturer

JD, MS, Library and Information Science, University of Washington; MPA, University of Connecticut; BA, Journalism, University of Alaska
Research Focus

Dissemination and preservation of government information, information policy.

mclellan_1

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; BA, Art History, DePauw University
Research Focus

Information technology in libraries, usability and accessibility

nmiller

Adjunct Lecturer

BA, English, Illinois; MA, English, Northern Illinois University; MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

I lecture and write about how information providers can work with genealogists in a variety of settings. I am currently writing a book that is a timeline of 300 years of New Orleans history.

mitts

Adjunct Assistant Professor

PhD, MS Library and Information Science, Illinois; MA, BA, University of Illinois at Chicago
Research Focus

Children's and young adult literature, especially the use of visual images, and library history; current research projects include a book history of Kipling's The Jungle Books, a history of the children's libraries in Brussels from 1920-1940, a look at gaming and inquiry based learning via Wolfquest, and an examination of internationalism in picture books from the 1920s and 1930s.

moran_0

Adjunct Lecturer

SM, MIT; MBA, University of Iowa; BS, General Engineering, Illinois
Research Focus

IoT; precision agriculture; data analytics & visualization; enterprise transformation; information & communication technologies; services, innovation, and general purpose technologies.

mussulma

Adjunct Lecturer

Research Focus

Information technology

oberg_0

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science; BA, History, Illinois
Research Focus

Best practices for integrating offline and online library collections, improving methods of scholarly communication, open access, open source software, and information organization.

wpatterson

Adjunct Lecturer

PhD, Education Policy Studies, Illinois; MA, Curriculum and Instruction, Illinois State University
Research Focus

Hip Hop Information Science, Technology Entrepreneurship, Cultural Engineering 

dpquinn

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library Science, and BM, Music History & Literature, University of North Texas
Research Focus

Library administration, future/developing bibliographic metadata systems, and user interface design.

heidirhea

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
salrin

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, MA, History, Illinois  
Research Focus

User services, outreach, politics of the archival project

schwartz_0

Adjunct Associate Professor
Archivist for Music and Fine Arts & Director, Sousa Archives and Center for American Music

Master of Music Education and History, Michigan State; Bachelor of Music Education, SUNY Fredonia
Research Focus

Preserving America's music heritage; American popular music; the music and culture of the Appalachian serpent-handling communities of rural Kentucky

rshasteen

University Supervisor & Adjunct Lecturer, K-12 Library Information Specialist Licensure Program

CAS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; MS, Education (Information Sciences and Technology), Eastern Illinois University; BA, English, Eureka College
Research Focus

School Librarianship, particularly leadership, technology integration and Library Information Specialist licensure preparation (co-teaching EDPR 438-442 Student Teaching Seminar and LIS 591M Practicum Seminar).

shoemaker

Adjunct Lecturer

MS Library and Information Science, Illinois; DMA University of Oregon; MM Arizona State University, BMUS Oberlin Conservatory
Research Focus

Rare item cataloging, cataloging education, artists’ books, rare book collection development.

yooseongsong1_0

Associate Professor, University Library

MSI, University of Michigan; MBA, University of Iowa
Research Focus

Consulting, knowledge management, information seeking behavior, business research applications, information management

teper_0

Bud Velde Preservation Librarian, Professor and Head, Preservation Services
University Library, Preservation Services Unit

 

MSLIS-CAS in Library and Archives Conservation, University of Texas at Austin
Research Focus

Preservation prioritization in light of shared print retention and digitization, large scale conservation applications to research library collections

mwilkestowner_0

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science; MA, Latin; BA Teaching of Latin, Illinois
Research Focus

Interested in public libraries, readers' advisory, and leisure reading for adults

trainor1

Adjunct Lecturer

MBA, The University of Chicago
Research Focus

Ontologies for data curation in science and the humanities; best practices for data curation; applications of semantic technologies (Topic Maps and RDF/OWL) to data curation and digital libraries; interchange standards for the exchange of digital document annotations.

ankevoss2017_0

Adjunct Lecturer

MSLS, Albany (SUNY); MA, Massachusetts
Research Focus

Women's archives, community archives

wwilson

Adjunct Lecturer

BFA, SAIC
michael_wonderlich

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Computer Science, Kansas State University
Research Focus

Business intelligence, data warehousing, databases

wong_melissa_2012_cropped_0

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; BA, English, Augustana College
Research Focus

Reference, instruction, online learning

woodard

Adjunct Associate Professor

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois
Research Focus

Instruction in libraries, training in libraries, particularly for reference services, libraries as learning organizations