Lisa Hussey

Associate Professor
  • School of Library and Information Science
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About Me

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.

Lisa Hussey's Curriculum Vitae

What I Teach

  • LIS 401: Foundations of Library and Information Science
  • LIS 404: Principles of Management
  • LIS 407: Reference/Information Services
  • LIS 475: Organization/Information Ethics
  • LIS 492: Management Theory (course no longer offered)

Research/Creative Activities

  • Diversity and management
  • Leadership
  • The role of theory versus practice in library science education
  • Mentoring and Professional Identity in LIS