Faculty & Staff

Faculty

  Name Contact        Research Areas
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Carol Barry, PhD

Director

Associate Professor

270 Coates Hall

carolbarry@lsu.edu

  • Human information seeking and evaluation
  • User-centered approaches to information system design
  • User-centered approaches to services and resources within libraries, archives, and information centers
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Edward Benoit III, PhD

Associate Director

Assistant Professor

269 Coates Hall

ebenoit@lsu.edu

  • Community Archives
  • Participatory Archives
  • Archival Access
  • Digital Collections
  • Audiovisual Materials
  • Archival Pedagogy.
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Tao Jin, PhD

Associate Professor

273 Coates Hall

taojin@lsu.edu

  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Knowledge Management
  • Business Information seeking and Processing
  • Records and Information Management
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Boryung Ju, PhD

Associate Professor

274 Coates Hall

bju1@lsu.edu

 
  • HCI (Human Computer Interaction): Interface Design and Evaluation; User Modeling; Usability Analysis;
  • Knowledge Sharing; Distributed Scientific Collaboration
 
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Suzanne M. Stauffer, PhD

Associate Professor 

277 Coates Hall

stauffer@lsu.edu

 
  • Print culture (history of the socio-cultural aspects of books, libraries, communication, reading, publishing, authorship, etc.)
  • History of children’s services in public libraries and school libraries
  • Reading and literacy, especially emergent literacy/early literacy
  • Lifelong education and self-education
  • Librarianship as a profession, including education for librarianship
  • Gender issues in librarianship 
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Assistant Professor

271 Coates Hall

brentonstewart@lsu.edu

 
  • Primarily focused on print & digital culture and information labor
  • Information Organizations
  • Academic Libraries
 
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Yejun Wu, PhD

Associate Professor

278 Coates Hall

wuyj@lsu.edu

  • Knowledge organization systems (classification, taxonomy, thesaurus, topic maps, ontology)
  • Information retrieval systems (especially cross-language information retrieval and text classification)
  • Digital libraries
  • Semantic analysis and data-driven knowledge discovery.
 
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Seungwon Yang, PhD

Assistant Professor 

272 Coates Hall

seungwonyang@lsu.edu
  • Information Archiving, Analysis, and Visualization
  • Digital Libraries & Information Systems
  • Information Retrieval
  • Topic Identification 

 

Staff

  Name Contact        Responsibilities
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Nicole Rozas

Business Manager / Student Services Specialist

267 Coates Hall

225-578-3158

225-578-3159

nrozas@lsu.edu

  •  Student Contact
  • Graduate Program Admission Contact
  • Course / Enrollment Management
  • Scholarship & Travel Grants
  • Graduate Assistant Positions 

Contact Information

8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday-Friday
267 Coates Hall

Phone: 225-578-3158
225-578-3159
Fax: 225-578-4581

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