October 25, 2006

About Me

I am an Assistant Professor at Palmer School of Library and Information Science at Long Island University. I have been trained as a social scientist in information science.

Prior to this position, I was an Assistant Professor at Drexel University and a research scientist at Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. I also worked at Collaboratory for Research on Electronic Work (CREW) at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor., and IBM T.J. Watson Research Center.

As a member of ACM and ASIST, I am actively involved in both ACM CHI and ASIST communities. I have presented papers for conferences of ACM, ICKM, ASIST, ALISE, International Congress of Psychology, etc and published papers at journals like JIKM.

Educational Background

M.S., Ph.D. in LIS / human-computer interaction, University  of Michigan
B.S., M.S. in cognitive psychology, Peking University, China


ACM (Association of Computing Machine), SIGCHI (Computer-Human Interaction)
ASIST (American Society for Information Science and Technology) 

Office Hours

W 1-2:50; Th 3:30-4:30
by appointment

Contact Information

Palmer School of Library and Information Science
Long Island University

720 Northern Blvd
Brookville, NY 11548-1300

phone: 516-299-2180
fax: 516-299-4168