Research Fellows

Research fellows are appointed for two-year terms. Fellows are chosen because their work is relevant to the interests of faculty and students. Their contributions add depth to our research program and enhance the overall intellectual life of our School. Each gives at least one lecture during the appointment term. Current fellows are:

August 2020-August 2023*

  • David Bamman, Assistant Professor, School of Information, UC Berkeley
  • Leanne Bowler, Associate Professor, School of Information, Pratt Institute
  • David Moher, Director of the Centre for Journalology, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, and Associate Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa

August 2019-July 2022*

  • Theresa Dirndorfer Anderson, independent scholar
  • Sarah Park Dahlen, Associate Professor, Master of Library and Information Science Program, St. Catherine University
  • Terhi Nurmikko-Fuller, Lecturer, Australian National University 

August 2018-August 2020

  • Nathanial Osgood, Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan
  • John Walsh, Associate Professor, School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering, Indiana University
  • Pamela Wisniewski, Assistant Professor, College of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Central Florida

August 2017-August 2019

  • Laurie Allen, Director for Digital Scholarship, Penn Libraries
  • Marianne Martens, Associate Professor, School of Information, Kent State University
  • David Mimno, Assistant Professor, Information Science Department, Cornell University

August 2016-August 2018

  • Renee Franklin Hill, Senior Lecturer and Director of the School Library Specialization, College of Information Studies, University of Maryland 
  • Kafi D. Kumasi, Associate Professor, School of Library and Information Science, Wayne State University
  • Andreas Witt, Director of the Research Infrastructure Division, Institute for German Language

August 2015-August 2017

  • Denise Agosto, Professor, College of Computing & Informatics, Drexel University
  • C. Titus Brown, Associate Professor of Genetics, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California
  • Peter Lor, Professor, Department of Information Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa

August 2014-August 2016

  • Kristen Haring, Assistant Director and Lecturer, Science in the Making Integrated Learning Environment program, Stanford University
  • Julia Hersberger, Associate Professor, Department of Library and Information Studies, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Rebekah Willett, Assistant Professor, The Information School, University of Wisconsin-Madison

*These appointments have been extended one year due to COVID.