Lisa Hussey

Associate Professor

Lisa Hussey
Phone: 617-521-2852
Office: P-212C

Lisa Hussey, who joined the SLIS faculty in Fall 2008, was formerly the director of library services at DeVry University in Arizona, and has taught at the University of British Columbia and the University of Missouri, where she received her doctoral degree. She also served as program manager for the University of Arizona School of Information Resources and Library Science. Hussey has given several presentations on diversity in librarianship and what motivates minorities to choose a library science career.

Courses Taught

LIS 404: Principles of Management
LIS 407: Reference/Information Services
LIS 475: Organization/Information Ethics
LIS 492: Management Theory (course no longer offered)
LIS 531P: Foundations of Library and Information Science

Curriculum Vitae

Lisa Hussey Profile

Areas of Interest

  • Diversity and management
  • Leadership
  • The role of theory versus practice in library science education