Ellen Knutson

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Adjunct Assistant Professor

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

eknutson [at] illinois.edu

Office Hours

via skype (ellenknutson)/google hangout (ellen.knutson)/ or phone 

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. 


Other Professional Appointments

Research Associate, Charles F. Kettering Foundation 

Teaching this Semester