People

Tenure Track Faculty

A

Hala Annabi

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370B 206.685.5585

B

Harry Bruce

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

C

Allyson Carlyle

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

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

E

Michael Eisenberg

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

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

Batya Friedman

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

G

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

David Hendry

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

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

J

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

K

Andrew Ko

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

L

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

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

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

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

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

Wanda Pratt

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

S

Hans Jochen Scholl

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

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

Stuart Sutton

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

T

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

W

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

Jake Wobbrock

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

Y

Jason Yip

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015B 206.616.8943