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Michelle Parker

PhD Candidate

Advisor: Tenopir


  • Associate in Applied Science-Transfer in Software Development, Bates Technical College
  • Bachelor of Arts in History and Communications, University of Washington
  • Master of Science in Library and Information Science, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Research interests:

  • Privacy
  • Student success
  • Social justice
  • Information literacy
  • Environmental justice
  • Information seeking behavior
  • Information horizons

Courses taught:

  • INSC 305
  • INSC 310
  • INSC 311

Why do you love information sciences?

Information is a form of currency. I love information sciences and teaching as it enables me to make a difference to society and my students.