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. 

 

barnhart_0

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Sciences, 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

sidneyberger

Adjunct Professor

PhD, Iowa MS, Library and Information Sciences, 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

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.

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

huot

Adjunct Lecturer

MFA, The University of the Arts
Research Focus

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

lailahusseinmoustafa

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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

mclellan_1

Adjunct Lecturer

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

Information technology in libraries, usability and accessibility

mitts

Adjunct Assistant Professor

PhD, MS LIS, 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.

mhmunroe2

Adjunct Associate Professor

MA, English, University of South Carolina; MLN, Emory University
Research Focus

Collection development; assessment

mussulma

Adjunct Lecturer

Research Focus

Information technology

oberg_0

Adjunct Lecturer

Research Focus

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

ocepek

Postdoctoral Research Associate

PhD, Information Studies, University of Texas at Austin; BA, Political Science & Sociology, Pepperdine University
Research Focus

Everyday information behavior, information behavior, cultural theory, critical theory, food studies, leisure studies, and ethnography

puacz

Adjunct Lecturer

dpquinn

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library Science (2010), and BM, Music History & Literature (2007), University of North Texas
Research Focus

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

salrin

Adjunct Lecturer

MS, Library and Information Sciences and 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

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

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.

varvel

Adjunct Assistant Professor

PhD, Education; MEd, Science Instruction; BS Biochemistry, Illinois MS, Biomolecular Chemistry, University of Wisconsin
voss_2

Adjunct Lecturer

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

Women's archives, community archives

wickes

Data Curation Specialist, Research Data Service, University Library

MS, Library and Information Science, Illinois, BS; Sociology, Illinois State University
Research Focus

Data curation, research data management, research programming

mwolske_0

Senior Research Scientist, Lecturer, and Interim Director, Center for Digital Inclusion

PhD, Rutgers
Research Focus

Exploring ways to effectively equip community-based collaborative spaces with information and communications technologies in order to: bridge the boundaries between physical and virtual communities; enable communities to become active producers of interactive and multimedia content; provide a facility for citizen professionals to come together as communities of practice; and serve as a center for active communities of inquiry. Exploring ways to foster meaningful public engagement through service learning and action research.

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