Full-Time Faculty

Bill Crowley
  • Professor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Ohio University
  • MA, Ohio State University
  • MS, Columbia University
  • BA, Hunter College
Research Interests


Public libraries, academic libraries, special libraries, management, ;marketing, information and library theory, readers advisory, knowledge management, advocacy. etc.

(708) 524-6513
Crown Library 321
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Janice Del Negro
  • Professor
    School of Information Studies

(708) 524-6871
Crown Library 345A
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Anthony Dunbar
  • Assistant Professor
    School of Information Studies

Mary Pat Fallon
  • Associate Professor
    School of Information Studies

    Interim Director
    Borra Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence

Education
  • EdD, Benedictine University
  • MA, DePaul University
  • MLIS, Dominican University
  • BS, University of Wisconsin-Stout
(708) 524-6602
Crown Library 334
Yijun Gao
  • Associate Professor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, University of Western Ontario
  • MLIS, University of Western Ontario
  • BA, Beijing Normal University
(708) 524-6056
Crown Library 322
Don Hamerly
  • Associate Professor, School Library Media Program
    School of Information Studies

    Director, Informatics and School Library Media Program
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, University of Texas at Austin
  • MLIS, University of Texas at Austin
  • BA, Lamar University
(708) 524-6598
Crown Library 311
Sujin Huggins
  • Associate Professor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Library and Information Science, University Of Illinois
  • MS, Library and Information Science, University Of Illinois
(708) 524-6580
Crown Library 314
Stacy Kowalczyk
  • Professor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Information Science, Indiana University
  • MLIS, Library Science, Dominican University
Research Interests

Digital libraries
Digital curation
Digital humanities
Information Architecture

(708) 524-6482
Crown Library 333
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Molly Mansfield
  • Online Learning & Instruction Librarian
    Instruction and Online Learning

    Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLIS, Library Science, Dominican University
(708) 524-6870
Crown Library 111
Cecilia Salvatore
  • Professor
    School of Information Studies

    Coordinator, Archives and Cultural Heritage Program
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, University of Texas at Austin
  • MLS, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • BA, Nazareth College of Rochester
(708) 524-6852
Crown Library 324
Karen Snow
  • Professor
    School of Information Studies

    PhD Program Director
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, University of North Texas
  • MS, University of North Texas
  • BA, Trinity University
Research Interests

Organization, access, and control of information resources,
Cataloging education,
Knowledge organization ethics,
Quality in cataloging,

(708) 524-6077
Crown Library 345A
Hassan Zamir
  • Associate Professsor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Library and Information science, University Of South Carolina
(708) 524-6954
Crown Library 323

Full-Time Staff

Todd Kleine
  • Interim Chief Information Officer
    Information Technology

    Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • EdD, Education Leadership, DePaul University
  • MBA, Management Info Systems, Dominican University
  • MS, Technology, Training & Development, Eastern Illinois University
  • BS, Business Administration, Lewis University
Research Interests

Systems analysis and design, Records management and information governance, LGBTQ+ studies.

(708) 524-6570
Lewis Hall 048C
Kate Marek
  • Director
    School of Information Studies

    Professor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Emporia State University
  • MALS, Dominican University
  • BA, University of Texas at Austin
(708) 524-6648
Crown Library 300

Part-Time Faculty

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Amy Alessio
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Dominican University
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Abby Annala
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLIS, Library and Info Sci, Dominican University
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Brian Baird
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Brigham Young University
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Thom Barthelmess
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLS, Library Science, University Of Pittsburgh
  • BA, Art, Grinnell College
(708) 524-6861
Crown Library 214-A
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Molly Beestrum
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

Melissa Bernasek
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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John W Berry
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLS, Indiana University Bloomington
Karen Brown
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

    Professor Emerita
    School of Information Studies

Research Interests

Assessment and evidence-based planning, Professional development practices
Media ecology

(708) 524-6856
Crown Library 344
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Miranda Calhoon
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Jerica Copeny
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MS, Human Computer Interaction, Depaul University
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Dominican University
  • BA, Art History, Dominican University
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Emily Fardoux
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Sean Fitzpatrick
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MS, Library science, University Of North Texas
  • BA, Literature, University Of North Texas
  • BA, Philosophy, University Of North Texas
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Sarah Furger
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Meijia Gao
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MS, Human Computer Interaction, University Of Minnesota
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Elizabeth Garcia
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Library Science, Dominican University
  • MLIS, Library Science, Dominican University
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Katherine Halbig
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Natalie Hall
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
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Andrea Jamison
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Greg MacAyeal
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Mary Marks
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Instructional Technology, Northern Illinois University
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Rosary College
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Mary Ellen Messner
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Jennifer Nemec-Loise
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Dominican University
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Elizabeth Roke
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • MLS, Library and Information Services, University Of Maryland College Park
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Ann Santori
  • Adjunct Faculty
    School of Information Studies

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Foy Scalf
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies

Education
  • PhD, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University Of Chicago
  • MA, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University Of Chicago
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Mariela Siegert
  • Adjunct Instructor
    School of Information Studies