People

Faculty

A

Hala Annabi

Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330P 206.685.5585

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

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 310F 206.685.8746 Website
Specialization:
  • Data Science
  • Information Technology in Developing Countries

Robert Boiko

Senior 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

Allyson Carlyle

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

Michelle Carter

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330G 206.543.9506
Specialization:
  • Information Technology Identity
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Technology and Social Change

D

Negin Dahya

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 015A 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

F

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

Michael Freeman

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

Batya Friedman

Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370E 206.616.7210 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 370 C 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

David Hendry

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

Trent Hill

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

Randy Hinrichs

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

Jessica Hullman

Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 310B 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

Bob Larson

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

Jin Ha Lee

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

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

Jessica Luke

Senior Lecturer, Director, Museology Graduate Program
Box 359485 206.685.3496

M

Robert Mason

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

Sean McGann

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

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

Kris Morrissey

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

N

Karine Nahon

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

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
206.543.6653 Website
Specialization:
  • Health Informatics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Seeking and Use

R

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, Policy & Law in Information Use

Araba Sey

Research Assistant Professor, Technology & Social Change Group
Bloedel Hall 092-A 206.685.3724
Specialization:
  • Impact Assessment
  • Information Technology in Developing Countries
  • Technology and Social Change

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 310C 206.616.7395 Website
Specialization:
  • Social Networks
  • Crisis Informatics
  • Computational Social Science

David Stearns

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

T

Joseph T. Tennis

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

W

Nic Weber

Research Associate
Bloedel Hall 084 206.221.6973

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

Jacob 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