Electronic Services Librarian / Professor
M.L.S., Library and Information Science, University of Oklahoma
M.A., Political Science/Int'l Affairs, University of Central Oklahoma
Diploma of Graduate Study, Applied Linguistics, Nanjing University
B.A., English, Nanjing University
Bradley University: Electronic Services Librarian, Professor (June 2020-); Associate Professor (June 2007-May 2020); Assistant Professor (Jan 2002-May 2007).
Library subject liaison areas: Business College, International Studies, Political Science, World Languages and Literature.
Ranked #14 in "Top 20 Librarian Authors Worldwide" by the journal Scientometrics (April 2015, Volume 103, Issue 1, pp 301-327, posted online Dec. 2014). Ranked #129 overall in the world, when non-librarians are included, in ranking worldwide contributors to the literature of library and information science.
Featured in the 1/25/2002 Chronicle of Higher Education story “Once-Trustworthy Newspaper Databases Have Become Unreliable and Frustrating”.
Interviewed by Inside Higher Ed on President Obama's Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor's New York Times v. Tasini district court ruling. Inside Higher Ed article “No Stranger to Higher Ed” quoted his comments, in May 2009.
Interviewed and quoted multiple times by the world top journals Nature and Science, on publication and journal publishing ethics, from 2019 to 2021. The most recent one is: "Big-name scientists surprised to find themselves on journal board", Science, April 28, 2021.
Articles in Peer Reviewed Journals