Dominican University GSLIS is pleased to welcome Dr. Stacy T. Kowalczyk as assistant professor! This appointment begins with the spring 2013 semester. Dr. Kowalczyk's academic areas of interest include the preservation and curation of and ongoing access to digital research data; infrastructures for data sharing; digital libraries; and informatics. She holds a BA in English Literature from Lewis University, an MLIS from Dominican University, and a PhD in LIS from Indiana University.

Her recent publications include articles in journals such as the Annual Review of Information Science and Technology, Information Systems Research, and First Monday, and she is a frequent presenter on digital resources at conferences such as the American Society for Information Science and Technology Research Data Access and Preservation Summit, the Indiana Library Federation Annual Meeting, the Digital Library Federation Spring Forum and more. She currently serves on the organizing committee for the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2013.

This spring, Dr. Kowalczyk will teach two courses: Digital Media and Collections, and Digital Libraries. We look forward to having Dr. Kowalczyk join the Dominican faculty!

Diane Foote
Assistant Dean
Dominican University GSLIS
7900 W. Division St.
River Forest, IL  60305
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