Visiting Assistant ProfessorPhD, Information Studies, University of Texas at Austin; BA, Political Science & Sociology, Pepperdine University
Everyday information behavior, information behavior, cultural theory, critical theory, food studies, leisure studies, and ethnography
Senior LecturerMS, Engineering Technology, Pittsburg State University; BS, Computer Science, University of Kansas; Certified Project Management Professional (PMP-PMI)
Entrepreneurship and commercialization; IT management; digital library systems; systems architecture and integration; applications development; database design; efficiency/performance analysis; algorithms for deductive logic puzzles; project management, especially the use of Monte Carlo simulations
LecturerMS, Library and Information Science, Illinois; BS, Sociology, Illinois State University
Data curation, research data management, research programming
Senior Research Scientist, Lecturer, and Interim Director, Center for Digital InclusionPhD, Rutgers
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.