People

All Faculty

A

Suha Alawadhi

Affiliate Assistant Professor
Off-campus

Benjamin Althouse

Part-time Lecturer

Hala Annabi

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370B 206.685.5585

Cecilia Aragon

Adjunct Associate Professor
Sieg Hall 407A 206.221.0323

B

Scott Barker

Senior Lecturer, Informatics Program Chair, Director of IT
Mary Gates Hall 330L 206.616.1155
Specialization:
  • Computer Use in Organizations
  • IT Management and System Administration
  • Network Administration

Joshua Blumenstock

Affiliate Assistant Professor
Specialization:
  • Data Science
  • Information Economics
  • Technology for Developing Regions

Robert Boiko

Principal Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330S 206.616.4030
Specialization:
  • Content Management
  • Large Scale Information Systems
  • Learning in Distributed/Virtual Groups

Harry Bruce

Dean, Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370K 206.616.0985 Website
Specialization:
  • Human Information Behavior
  • Personal Information Management

Lorraine Bruce

Senior Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330V 206.616.1198 Website
Specialization:
  • Big6 Approach
  • Information Literacy
  • Instructional Training Strategies

C

Ryan Calo

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Clinton Campbell

Part-time Lecturer
Specialization:
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Security

Allyson Carlyle

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330W 206.543.1887 Website
Specialization:
  • Cataloging and Classification
  • Classification Theory
  • Use of Library Catalogs

Michelle Carter

Affiliate Assistant Professor
Specialization:
  • Information Technology Identity
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Technology and Social Change

Scott Cline

Part-time Lecturer
Specialization:
  • Collection Development
  • Collection Management
  • Reference

Frank Coker

Part-time Lecturer
425.454.5006

Sunny Consolvo

Affiliate Assistant Professor

Ed Cutrell

Affiliate Associate Professor

Mary Czerwinski

Affiliate Professor

D

Negin Dahya

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330N 206.221.6097 Website
Specialization:
  • Digital Media and Learning
  • Digital Youth
  • Gender Studies

Katie Davis

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015D 206.221.7741 Website
Specialization:
  • Digital Youth
  • Information Literacy
  • STEM Learning

Mike Doane

Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330J 206.683.8857
Specialization:
  • Information Architecture
  • Metadata
  • Semantic Web Knowledge Structures

Susan Dumais

Affiliate Professor
425.706.8049

Luciana Duranti

Affiliate Professor
UBC-Irving K. Barber Centre 482 604.822.2587 Website
Specialization:
  • Analysis of Work for the Design of Information Systems and Services

Laura Dushkes

Part-time Lecturer
206.223.5124
Specialization:
  • Competitive Intelligence
  • Search
  • Special Libraries

E

Adam Eisenberg

Part-time Lecturer

Michael Eisenberg

Professor Emeritus, Dean Emeritus
Specialization:
  • Development of Essential Information, Communication, and Technology Skills
  • Human Information Behavior
  • Information Literacy

Cris Ewell

Part-time Lecturer

F

Raya Fidel

Professor Emerita

Megan Finn

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330D 206.221.1432 Website

Karen Fisher

Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330Q 206.543.6238 Website
Specialization:
  • Digital Youth
  • Information in Everyday Life
  • Mixed Methods

Brian Fling

Part-time Lecturer

Kirsten Foot

Adjunct Professor
Communications Building 206.543.2660

Michael Freeman

Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330N 206.221.3638 Website
Specialization:
  • Data Visualization

Batya Friedman

Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370E Website
Specialization:
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Multi-lifespan Information System Design
  • Value Sensitive Design

G

Maria Garrido

Research Assistant Professor, Technology & Social Change Group
Bloedel Hall 092-B Website
Specialization:
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Technology and Social Change

Annette Goldsmith

Lecturer
Specialization:
  • Digital Youth
  • Library Services for Children and Youth
  • Storytelling

Ricardo Gomez

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370C 206.685.1372 Website
Specialization:
  • Information Technology in Developing Countries
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Technology and Social Change

H

Greg Hay

Lecturer
206.355.2887
Specialization:
  • Indexing
  • Information Modeling
  • System Design and Implementation

Penny Hazelton

Adjunct Professor
William Gates Hall L168 206.543.4089
Specialization:
  • Law Librarianship

David Hendry

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330U 206.616.2316 Website
Specialization:
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Value Sensitive Design

Susan Hildreth

Professor of Practice
Mary Gates Hall 330K 206.221.2335 Website
Specialization:
  • Public Libraries
  • Library Organization and Funding
  • Strategic Planning

Trent Hill

Senior Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330Y-1 206.616.5670
Specialization:
  • Cataloging and Classification
  • Human Information Behavior

Ken Himma

Lecturer Part-time

Randy Hinrichs

Lecturer
425.830.4424
Specialization:
  • Digital Culture
  • Group Interaction
  • Online Learning Communities

Tad Hirsch

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Mary Hotchkiss

Adjunct Senior Lecturer
William Gates Hall 369 206.616.9333
Specialization:
  • Information Policy
  • Intellectual Property
  • Law Librarianship

Philip Howard

Adjunct Professor
Communications Building 102 206.685.5276 Website
Specialization:
  • Digital Culture
  • Information Technology in Developing Countries
  • Politics of Information

Bill Howe

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 310B 206.685.8746 Website
Specialization:
  • Data Management
  • Data Science for Social Good
  • Scientific Databases and Visualization

Jessica Hullman

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 310C 206.685.9902 Website
Specialization:
  • Data Science
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Visualization

Chance Hunt

Lecturer Part-time

J

Vikram Jandhyala

Adjunct Professor

Joseph Janes

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330M 206.616.0987
Specialization:
  • Digital Culture
  • Information in Everyday Life
  • Search

Ron Johnson

Associate Professor
OTB 206.543.8252
Specialization:
  • Networks and Network Infrastructure

William Jones

Research Associate Professor Emeritus
Specialization:
  • Information, Knowledge and Successful Aging
  • Personal Information Management
  • Search

Richard Jost

Part-time Senior Lecturer
William H. Gates Hall L159 206.685.4980
Specialization:
  • IT Management and System Administration
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Management of Technology and Innovation

K

Aren Kaser

Part-time Lecturer

Emily Keller

Part-time Lecturer

Julie Kientz

Adjunct Associate Professor
Sieg Hall 423C 206.221.0614 Website
Specialization:
  • Biomedical and Health Informatics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • User-Centered Design

Jeffrey Knight

Adjunct Associate Professor
206.542.2286 Website

Andrew Ko

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015E 206.221.0352 Website
Specialization:
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computing Education
  • Software Engineering

Tadayoshi Kohno

Adjunct Associate Professor
185 Stevens Way AC101 206.685.4853

L

Bob Larson

Lecturer
Off-Campus Website
Specialization:
  • IT Management and System Administration
  • Network Administration
  • System Design and Implementation

Charlotte Lee

Adjunct Associate Professor
Sieg Hall 416 206.543.0902 Website

Hyun Jean Lee

Visiting International Professional Scholar
Specialization:
  • Digital Literacy

Jin Ha Lee

Associate Professor, MLIS Program Chair
Mary Gates Hall 330Y-2 206.685.0153 Website
Specialization:
  • Metadata
  • Music and Multimedia Information Retrieval
  • User Studies

Clarita Lefthand-Begay

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330G 206.543.9506 Website
Specialization:
  • Environmental Health Science
  • Water Security Research
  • Climate and Native Health

Jason Levine

Part-time Lecturer
206.235.1635

David Levy

Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330T 206.616.2545 Website
Specialization:
  • Contemplative Practices
  • Ethics of Information and Technology
  • Information and the Quality of Life

Jim Loter

Part-time Lecturer
1000 4th Ave 206.612.9587 Website

Jessica Luke

Senior Lecturer, Director, Museology Graduate Program
Box 359485 206.685.3496

M

Michelle Martin

Beverly Cleary Professor for Children and Youth Services
Mary Gates Hall 370F 206.221.5623
Specialization:
  • Children's Literature
  • Young Adult Literature
  • Youth Services

Robert Mason

Professor Emeritus
Mary Gates Hall 370F 206.221.5623
Specialization:
  • Ethics of Information and Technology
  • Social and Organizational Dimensions of Technology
  • Technology and Social Change

David McDonald

Adjunct Professor
206.685.2945 Website
Specialization:
  • Computer Supported Cooperative Work
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Large Scale Information Systems

Sean McGann

Senior Lecturer, MSIM Program Chair, iAffiliates Director
Mary Gates Hall 330P 206.685.8226
Specialization:
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Information Systems Consulting
  • Leadership Development

Andrew McKenna

Part-time Lecturer
Specialization:
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Security
  • Internet Scripting and Programming

Cheryl Metoyer

Associate Professor Emerita
206.685.9612
Specialization:
  • Information Seeking and Use
  • Native American Systems of Knowledge

Adam Moore

Associate Professor, Ph.D. Program Chair
Mary Gates Hall 330R 206.221.6141 Website
Specialization:
  • Ethics of Information and Technology
  • Intellectual Property
  • Privacy

Meredith Ringel Morris

Affiliate Associate Professor
Specialization:
  • Collaboration
  • Computer Supported Cooperative Work
  • Group Interaction

Andrea Morrison

Part-time Lecturer
Off Campus

Kris Morrissey

Lecturer, Museology Graduate Program
UW Tower 19th Floor 206.685.8207
Specialization:
  • Museums
  • Social Change
  • Academic Publishing

N

Karine Nahon

Affiliate Associate Professor
206.685.6668 Website
Specialization:
  • Information Policy
  • Politics of Information
  • Social Networks

Theodore Neward

Part-time Lecturer

Robert Nicklas

Part-time Lecturer

O

Sam Oh

Affiliate Professor

Marilyn Ostergren

Part-time Lecturer
206.543.7720
Specialization:
  • Information Visualization

P

Carole Palmer

Professor, Associate Dean for Research
Mary Gates Hall 370M 206.543.9792 Website
Specialization:
  • Data Curation
  • Digital Research Collections
  • Scientific and Scholarly Information Work

Nam-ho Park

Part-time Lecturer
206.257.3511

Shopen Patel

Part-time Lecturer
Off-campus

Wanda Pratt

Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015F 206.543.6653 Website
Specialization:
  • Health Informatics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Seeking and Use

R

Barrett Rodgers

Part-time Lecturer

Joel Ross

Senior Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330C 206.685.1622 Website
Specialization:
  • Games and Gamification
  • Pervasive Systems
  • Computer Science Education

S

Matthew Saxton

Associate Dean for Academics
Mary Gates Hall 420B-2 206.685.9626
Specialization:
  • Information Literacy
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Reference

Laura Schildkraut

Lecturer
Specialization:
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Project Management
  • User Studies

Hans Jochen Scholl

Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370D 206.616.2543 Website
Specialization:
  • Electronic Government
  • Management of Information Systems

Annie Searle

Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330J 206.453.4386 Website
Specialization:
  • Information and Risk
  • Information Assurance & Cyber Risk
  • Ethics of Information and Technology

Joel Smith

Part-time Lecturer

Jaime Snyder

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330E 206.616.1094 Website
Specialization:
  • Computer Supported Cooperative Work
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Visualization

Emma Spiro

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 310F 206.616.7395 Website
Specialization:
  • Social Networks
  • Crisis Informatics
  • Computational Social Science

Mark Squire

Part-time Lecturer

Kate Starbird

Adjunct Assistant Professor

David Stearns

Senior Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330A 206.221.8115
Specialization:
  • Information Systems Development
  • History of Money, Banking, and Payments
  • Social Informatics

Richard Sturman

Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall
Specialization:
  • User-Centered Design
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Product Development

Stuart Sutton

Associate Professor Emeritus
Off-campus
Specialization:
  • Information Modeling
  • Metadata
  • Semantic Web Knowledge Structures

Marianne Sweeny

Part-time Lecturer

T

Jaime Teevan

Affiliate Associate Professor
Off-campus Website
Specialization:
  • Big Data
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Retrieval

Joseph T. Tennis

Associate Professor, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Mary Gates Hall 370G 206.616.2542 Website
Specialization:
  • Classification Theory
  • Information Provenance and Versioning
  • Comparative Metadata Analysis

Ott Toomet

Visiting Scientist

V

W

CK Wang

Part-time Lecturer
650.814.1981
Specialization:
  • Information Architecture
  • Information Retrieval
  • Mobile Computing

Simon Wang

Part-time Lecturer
Specialization:
  • Data Science
  • IT Management and System Administration
  • Software Engineering

Nic Weber

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330B 206.221.6973

Jevin West

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 310E 206.543.2646 Website
Specialization:
  • Data Science
  • Network Science
  • Scholarly Communication

Helene Williams

Senior Lecturer
Mary Gates Hall 330H 206.543.4304
Specialization:
  • Collection Development
  • Information Literacy
  • Reference

Lizabeth Wilson

Affiliate Professor
Allen Library 482 206.543.1763

Jake Wobbrock

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015C 206.616.2541 Website
Specialization:
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Accessible Computing
  • Mobile Computing

David Wright

Part-time Lecturer
206.725.9606

Y

Jason Yip

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015B 206.616.8943

Z

Maria Ziemer

Part-time Lecturer