ALISE/Jean Tague Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Research Poster Competition
Description: This competition was established in memory of Jean Tague-Sutcliffe, professor and former dean of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Western Ontario (now the Faculty of Information and Media Studies). During her thirty-year career, Professor Sutcliffe’s research on the measurement of information made significant contributions to the theoretical, methodological, and practical foundations of library and information science. This award was established by students at UWO in 1997.
Sponsorship: This award is sponsored by the Western University, Faculty of Information and Media Studies.
Prize: The first-place winner will receive a one-year student membership to ALISE and $200 cash prize.
Eligibility and Criteria:
Posters will be judged according to the following criteria on a scale of 1-5:
Submissions should include the following:
Submissions should be made by midnight October 1, 2013, through the Easy Chair system, at http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=alise2014.
Follow these steps:
Please note: submitting a proposal constitutes your permission for ALISE to publish the brief and extended abstracts in the conference program and on the ALISE website, if your proposal is accepted.
If you have any questions about the award or process, direct them here:
Susan E. Davis, Ph.D.
Deadline: October 1, 2013
Award Jury: Susan E. Davis and Athena Salaba
Presentation: The winners will be announced at the ALISE 2014 Annual Conference
2012: 1st-Lysanne Lessard, University of Toronto
2nd-Peter A. Hook, Indiana University
3rd-Shannon M. Oltmann, Indiana University
Honorable Mention-Nouf Khashman, McGill University
2011: 1st-Beth St. Jean, University of Michigan
2nd-John T.F. Burgess, University of Alabama
3rd-Dana Hanson-Baldauf, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Honorable Mention-Yunseon Choi, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Honorable Mention-Lei Zhang, University of British Columbia
2010: 1st-Laura Saunders, Simmons College
2nd-Maria Souden, University of Michigan
3rd-Xiao Hu, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Honorable Mention-Irene Lopatovska, Rutgers University
2009: 1st-Sheri Anita Massey, University of Maryland
2nd-Stasa Milojevic, University of California, Los Angeles
3rd-Katherine Wisser, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Honorable Mention-Annette Y. Goldsmith, Florida State University
2008: 1st-Rachel A. Fleming-May, University of Alabama
2nd-Yang Lu, University of California at Los Angeles
3rd-Valerie Nesset, McGill University
Honorable Mention-Sarah Young Park, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Honorable Mention-Ying-Hsang Liu, Rutgers University
2007: 1st-Jin Ha Lee, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
2nd-Kara Reuter, University of Maryland
3rd-Timnah C. Card, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Honorable Mention-W. John MacMullen, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Honorable Mention-M. Cristina Pattuelli, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Last updated: 11/22/2013