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Suzie Allard

Suzie Allard

CCI Associate Dean for Research, Director of the Research and Innovation Center; Chancellor's Professor, CCI Board of Visitors Professor

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
423 Communications Bldg.


  • Communication, PhD, University of Kentucky
  • M.L.S., University of Kentucky
  • Economics, B.S., California State University, Northridge


  • Knowledge Creation
  • Data Management
  • Disinformation Message Effects
  • Team Science

Courses taught:

  •  CCI 651

My favorite thing about working at SIS is:

Having the opportunity to work with great students, faculty and staff and to conduct research that explores the knowledge creation process.

Professional memberships:

  • IEEE
  • ACM

Select Publications:

  • Tenopir, C., Christian, L., Allard, S., & Borycz, J. (2018). Research Data Sharing: Practices and Attitudes of Geophysicists. Earth and Space Science, 5(12), 891-902. DOI: 10.1029/2018EA000461
  • Tenopir C., Talja S., Horstmann W., Hughes, D., Schmidt, B., Baird, L., Sandusky, R.J., & Allard, S.  (2017) Research Data Services in European Academic Research Libraries. LIBER Quarterly: The Journal of the Association of European Research Libraries, 27(1), 23-44. DOI: 10.18352/lq.10180
  • Tenopir, C., Allard, S., Christian, L., Anderson, R., Ali-Lee, C., Allard, S., McGovern, N., & Bishop, A. (2017). Open Data Meets Digital Curation: An Investigation of Practices and Needs. International Journal of Digital Curation, 11(2), 115-125.
  • Allard, S., Levine, K.J., & Tenopir, C. (2009). Design Engineers and Technical Professionals at Work: Observing Information Usage in the Workplace. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 60(3), 443-454.
  • Allard, S. (2001). Erasing the Barrier between Minds: Freeing Information, Integrating Knowledge. American Communication Journal, 4(2).