Teaching

Dr. Singh’s teaching expertise lies in Information Technology (IT) foundations for Information Science students. Some of the courses that she teaches at the School of Information Sciences are Web Design, Usability and User Experience, Usability Testing Methods, Information Networking Applications and OSS Content Management Systems. In most of the classes, she introduces the concept of Open Source Software and provides examples of relevant tools for the context. Application of information ethics and diversity & inclusion are routinely discussed in her interactive classes.

At SIS, Dr. Singh teaches,

  1. INSC 514 – Foundations of Information Technology for Information Professionals
  2. INSC 581/INSC 567 – Information Networking Applications
  3. INSC 586 – Usability Testing and Methods
  4. INSC 598 – Web Design
  5. INSC 585 / INSC 580 – Information Technology
  6. INSC 590 – Special Topics for Information Sciences
    1. Usability and User Experience
    2. Open Source Content Management Systems
  7. INSC 591 – Independent Study – 30 since Fall 2008

If you are interested in doing an independent study with Dr. Singh, please email her to discuss your ideas. As an example, here is list of some of the independent studies that she has supervised. 

DISSERTATION AND THESIS COMMITTEES

Thesis Supervised                                                                                           

Meredith Boehm “Analysis of CCD Information on WWW: Complex Environmental Problems and Web Information Quality” Thesis defended May 2012.

 Membership on graduate degree candidates committees

Doctoral Dissertation Committees

  1. Jason Rieger, PhD Program College of Communication and Information, UTK
  2. Lei Wu, PhD Program College of Communication and Information, UTK
  3. Chip Howley, PhD Program in Computer Science (EECS department), UTK
  4. Kelly Robinson, PhD Program in Instructional Technology, UTK
  5. Rosie Sasso, PhD Program in Instructional Technology, UTK
  6. Frank Ailes, PhD Program College of Communication and Information, UTK

Doctoral Committee for Comprehensive Exam:

  1. Lei Wu, PhD Program College of Communication and Information, UTK
  2. Jason Rieger, PhD Program College of Communication and Information, UTK
  3. Rosie Sasso, PhD Program in Instructional Technology, UTK
  4. Kelly Robinson, PhD Program in Instructional Technology, UTK

ePortfolio Committee for SIS Masters students

  1. Janelle Cleaves, 2016
  2. Kymberlee Byrge, 2016
  3. Kathrine Chalman, 2016
  4. Michael Arrington, 2017
  5. Kathleen Tyree, 2017
  6. Chelsea Seddon, (chair) 2018
  7. Amy Esgh, (chair) 2019
  8. Sarah Holt, 2019
  9. Timothy Holmes (chair), 2019
  10. Alexandra Boris (chair), 2018

Master’s Thesis Committee Member

  1. Sarah McClung , School of Information Sciences, Advisor: Dr. Suzie Allard
  2. Scott E. Sikes, School of Information Sciences, Advisor: Dr. Bharat Mehra
  3. Kimberly Cupp, School of Informaiton Sciences, Advisor: Dr. Peiling Wang
Inspiring Quotes

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style – MAYA ANGELOU