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CV / Resume

Experience

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, Library Applications and Knowledge Systems
University of Maryland, Baltimore, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, Baltimore, MD.

DIGITAL ACCESS LIBRARIAN
Florida International University, Medical Library, Miami, FL.

INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY / INFORMATION SYSTEMS ASSISTANT
Harvard University, Frances Loeb Library, Cambridge, MA.

E-RESOURCES SUPPORT ASSISTANT
Harvard University, Office for Information Systems, Cambridge, MA.

REFERENCE LIBRARY ASSISTANT
Harvard University, Harvard-Yenching Library, Cambridge, MA.

LAW LIBRARY ASSISTANT
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky, and Popeo PC, Boston, MA.

LIBRARY ASSISTANT
Harvard University, Robbins Philosophy Library, Cambridge, MA.

TEACHING FELLOW
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Education

SIMMONS COLLEGE, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Boston, MA.
M.S. in Library and Information Science.

HARVARD UNIVERSITY, Cambridge, MA.
M.A. in Classical Philosophy.

SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Seoul, South Korea.
M.A. in Western Philosophy.

SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY, Seoul, South Korea.
B.A. in Philosophy.

Publications, Presentations, and Projects

See the Publications, Presentations, and Current & Past Projects page.

Services

Professional Associations
  • Board of Directors, American Library Association (ALA) – Library Information Technology Association (LITA), 2014 – 2017. (Elected position)
  • Outreach Director & Executive Board Member, ALA – New Members Round Table (NMRT), 2012 – 2014. (Elected position)
  • Founding editor (2012-2015) / Author, ALA – Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) TechConnect Blog, 2012 – Present.
  • Chair, ALA – LITA/OCLC Kilgour Award Committee, 2015 – 2016.
  • Past-chair & Member, ALA – LITA/OCLC Kilgour Award Committee, 2016 – 2017.
  • Chair, ALA – LITA International Relations Committee, 2014 – 2015.
  • Chair, ALA – LITA User Experience Interest Group, 2014 – 2015.
  • Chair, ALA – LITA Mobile Computing Interest Group, 2010 – 2012.
  • Chair, ALA – NMRT Annual Program Committee, 2010 – 2012.
  • Co-chair, ALA – ACRL New Members Discussion Group, 2011 – 2012.
  • Co-chair, Southern Chapter of Medical Library Association, Web Committee, 2010.
  • Member, ALA Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP) Advisory Committee, 2016 – 2018.
  • Member, ALA Center for the Future of Libraries Advisory Group, 2016 – 2018.
  • Member, National Network of Libraries of Medicine – Southeast Atlantic Region, Technology Program Advisory Committee, 2014 – Present.
  • Member, ALA – ACRL 2016 Conference Local Planning Committee, 2015 – 2017.
  • Member, ALA – LITA 2015 President’s Program Task Force, 2015.
  • Member, ALA – LITA 2016 Emerging Leaders Selection Committee, 2015.
  • Member, Code for Libraries (Code4Lib), Conference Scholarship Committee, 2014 – 2016.
  • Member, Code4Lib Regional Group for Maryland, DC, Virginia – 2015 Regional Conference
    Organization Committee, 2014 – 2015.
  • Member, Code4Lib Conference Social Activities Committee, 2014 and 2016.
  • Member, ALA – LITA Top Technology Trends Committee, 2011 – 2014.
  • Member, ALA – LITA Web Coordinating Committee, 2012- 2014.
  • Member, ALA – NMRT Emerging Leaders Selection Committee, 2012.
  • Member, ALA Public Awareness Committee, 2010 – 2012.
  • Liaison to Medical Library Association, ALA – NMRT, 2009 – 2010.
  • Member, ALA – ACRL Health Sciences Interest Group (HSIG) Advisory Board, 2010 – 2011.
  • Member, ALA – ACRL HSIG Web & Communications Committee, 2009 – 2010.
  • Member, Medical Library Association (MLA) – Continuing Education Committee, 2010 – 2012.
Universities

University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB)

  • Member, New IT Leader’s Group, University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), 2014 – Present.
  • Member, Continuity of Operations Planning Committee, UMB, 2014 – Present.
  • Member, “Cybersecurity and You: Issues in Higher Education and Beyond” Conference Planning Committee, UMB, 2015-2016. (http://www.hshsl.umaryland.edu/cybersecurity.cfm)
  • Chair, Search & Screen Committee for Technology and Evaluation Coordinator, UMB Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL) and National Network of Libraries of Medicine – Southeast Atlantic Regional Medical Library, 2015.
  • Chair, Makerspace Operation Working Group, UMB HS/HSL, 2015 – Present.
  • Chair, Makerspace Implementation Committee, UMB HS/HSL, 2014 – 2015.
  • Co-Chair, Maker Space Task Force, UMB HS/HSL, 2014.
  • Member, HS/HSL New Strategic Plan Planning Group, UMB HS/HSL, 2014 – 2016.
  • Member, Effective Communications Committee, UMB HS/HSL. 2014 – 2016.
  • Member, LL05 Classroom Renovation and Technology Update Committee, UMB HS/HSL, 2014 – 2015.
  • Member / Hiring official, Search & Screen Committee for Emerging Technologies Librarian, UMB HS/HSL, 2014.
  • Member / Hiring official, Search & Screen Committee for Senior Web Developer, UMB HS/HSL, 2014.
  • Member, Exhibits, Displays, and Promotion Committee, UMB HS/HSL, 2014.

Florida International University (FIU)

  • Faculty Interview Panel for Medical Student Admission, Florida International University (FIU) Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 2010-2014.
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) Full Accreditation Self-Study Task Force, Sub-committee for ER11-14, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 2010-2014.
  • Technology Committee, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 2009 – 2014.
  • Library Committee, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 2008-2014.
  • Search & Screen Committee for Head of Information and Instruction Services for Medical Library, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, 2012.
  • Florida Virtual Campus, User Interface Standing Committee, 2013 – 2014.
    (Advises Florida Council of State University Libraries.)
  • Digital Initiatives Committee, FIU – University Libraries and Museums, 2011- 2014.
  • Digital Rights Sub-Committee, FIU – University Libraries and Museums, 2011- 2014.
  • FIU Libraries – E-Resources Group, 2009 – 2014.
  • Search & Screen Committee for Science Librarian, FIU Green Library (BBC), 2013.
  • Search & Screen Committee for Health Science Librarian, FIU Green Library (MMC), 2012.
  • Search & Screen Committee for Science and Health Sciences Librarian, FIU Green Library (BBC), 2011 – 2012.
Other
  • Tenure reviewer, Indiana University Libraries, 2014.
  • Tenure reviewer, Georgia State University Libraries, 2012.

Research Interests

  • User experience
  • Emerging technologies and trends
  • IT management, strategic planning, and leadership
  • Academic librarianship and higher ed in the digital age

Honors and Awards

  • Build-a-Gene Scholarship, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology & Baltimore Underground Science Space, 2015.
    (Attended the 2015 Summer program at Baltimore Underground Science Space, 2015; Course material at: http://openwetware.org/wiki/BUGSS:Build-a-Gene_2015)
  • Nominated for 2013 Florida International University Faculty Award, 2013.
  • 2013 Recipient of Association of College and Research Libraries Conference Scholarship, ALA – ACRL, 2013.
  • 2011 Class of American Library Association (ALA) Emerging Leaders (Recipient of LITA sponsorship), ALA – LITA, 2010-2011.
  • Code4Lib Conference Minority Scholarship, Code4Lib, 2011.
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Member of the Week for June 21~28, ALA – ACRL, 2010.
  • Beta Phi Mu, a Library and Information Studies Honor Society. 2009.
  • Professional Development Fund. Simmons College, 2008.
  • Merit-Based Tuition Grant. Simmons College, 2006 ~ 2008.
  • Teaching Fellowship. Harvard University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 2003 ~ 2004.
  • GSAS (Graduate School of Arts and Sciences) Scholarship. Harvard University, 2001 ~ 2003.