B.S, MLIS, Ph.D.
Professor Tina Du is the Head of the School of Information and Communication Studies and a full Professor of Information Sciences at Charles Sturt University in New South Wales, Australia.
Tina was awarded the Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (ARC DECRA), a highly competitive national research fellowship, and has been a visiting research fellow at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, UK. She received her Ph.D. in Information Science from Queensland University of Technology, Australia. Her research interests are interdisciplinary, focusing on user-technology interactions, community engagement, marginalized communities, information journey, public libraries, and social impacts of emerging technologies.
Tina is a Fellow of the Governor’s Leadership Foundation of South Australia. She currently serves as a Co-Chair, Research Advisory Committee of the Australian Library and Information Association and a Director-at-Large on the Board of Directors of ASIS&T, the international society for information science and technology.
Tina’s teaching has covered a broad range of courses in digital information management and human information behaviour. Recently she taught the Research Methods course to Honours and Masters students enrolled in multiple information studies and information technology majors, Masters' research project course, and IT Capstone Professional project course. Tina has supervised 19 Ph.D. students (with 8 as principal) with 13 completions.
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