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

1 comment:

Tim Zijlstra said...

Well deserved, it was a good read!