Thursday, 5 January 2012

Dr Eva Hornung's PhD wins "Highly Commended" in Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards

Dr Eva Hornung's PhD was chosen, by the editor of Journal of Documentation, as a Highly Commended Award winner of the 2011 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards. Eva (shown (left) with her PhD viva examiners), who gained her doctorate from the Information School last year, was the only winner from a British university out of the three in the Information Science category. Her dissertation was on “The current state and perceptions of one-person librarians in Ireland of continuing professional development” and her supervisor was Sheila Webber. There is more information on the awards at http://www.emeraldinsight.com/research/awards/odra.htm

Tuesday, 3 January 2012

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer vacancy

We are investing in a strategic appointment designed to enhance and expand our research and teaching in Information Management or Information Systems and related areas. Closing date: 16th January 2012

Please see www.shef.ac.uk/is/about/jobs for full details.