Faculty & Staff

Faculty

Name Contact Research Areas

Carol BarryCarol Barry, PhD

Director
Bert R. & Judith I. Boyce Professor

267-A 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

Edward BenoitEdward Benoit III, PhD

Associate Director Associate Professor

269 Coates Hall

ebenoit@lsu.edu
  • Community & Participatory Archives
  • Climate Change & Cultural Heritage Institutions
  • Audiovisual Materials
  • Archival Pedagogy

Photograph of Diane GillDiane Gill

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice 

dianegill@lsu.edu
  • School Library Trends
  • School Library Media Specialists
  • School Library Media Centers
  • Client Research
  • Information Resources

Tao JinTao Jin, PhD

Associate Professor

273 Coates Hall

taojin@lsu.edu

  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Knowledge Management
  • Business Information Seeking and Processing
  • Records and Information Management

Boryung JuBoryung Ju, PhD

Professor

274 Coates Hall

bju1@lsu.edu  

  • HCI (Human Computer Interaction): Interface Design and Evaluation; User Modeling; Usability Analysis;
  • Knowledge Sharing; Distributed Scientific Collaboration
 

Ana Roeschley

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice 

 

aroeschley@lsu.edu

  • Participatory Archives
  • Community Archives
  • Digital Humanities
  • Collective Memory
  • Archival Trauma

Suzanne StaufferSuzanne M. Stauffer, PhD

Professor 

270 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 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 

Brenton StewartJ. Brenton Stewart, PhD

Associate Professor

271 Coates Hall

brentonstewart@lsu.edu  

  • Primarily Focused on Print & Digital Culture and Information Labor
  • Information Organizations
  • Academic Libraries
 

Jennifer Thiele, PhD

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice
 

 

 

jenniferthiele@lsu.edu

  • Digital Divides in Rural Areas
  • Public Libraries
  • Library Systems

Yejun WuYejun Wu, PhD

Associate Professor

278 Coates Hall

wuyj@lsu.edu

  • Knowledge Organization Systems (such as taxonomy, thesaurus, topic map, and ontology) and their Applications in Facilitating Learning, Information Retrieval, and Knowledge Discovery
  • Semantic Analysis of Text based on Computational Linguistics and Content Analysis
 

Seungwon YangSeungwon Yang, PhD

Assistant Professor 

272 Coates Hall

seungwonyang@lsu.edu

  • Information Archiving, Analysis, and Visualization
  • Digital Libraries & Information Systems
  • Information Retrieval
  • Topic Identification 

 

Postdoctoral Researchers 

Name Contact Research Areas

Photo of Allan A. Martell   Allan A. Martell, PhD

   Postdoctoral Researcher

amarte6@lsu.edu

  • Social Memory
  • Memorial Museums
  • Community Archives
  • Civic Design

 

Staff

Name Contact Responsibilities

Nicole RozasNicole Rozas
Business Manager,
Admissions Specialist

267 Coates Hall

225-578-3158
225-578-3159

nrozas@lsu.edu

  • Graduate Program Admission Contact
  • Scholarship & Travel Grants
  • Graduate Assistant Positions 

Mary Andries

Academic Coordinator,
LSU Online Student Services Specialist

268 Coates Hall

225-578-1481

maryandries@lsu.edu

  • LSU Online Student Contact
  • Course Enrollment & Registration

Jacob LeMeunier

Academic Coordinator,
SLIS Online Student Services Specialist

268 Coates Hall

225-578-5347

jlemeunier@lsu.edu

  • SLIS Online Student Contact
  • Course Enrollment & Registration

 

Contact Information

8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday-Friday

267 Coates Hall

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

Email

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