National Chapters

Iran Chapter
Dr Abdolreza Noroozi Chakoli     Ph.D                                                      
Founding Member and Co-Vice President of Iran Chapter
Shahed University- Tehran
Iran
http://shahed.ac.ir/noroozi
noroozi@shahed.ac.ir, noroozi.reza@gmail.com, noroozi_reza@yahoo.com
+(98)2151213081 (Mobile & Fax)
Initiating Members
# Name Designation Department University Country
1 Prof. Jafar Mehrad Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science Shiaz University Iran
2 Prof. Rahmatolla Fattahi Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science Ferdowsi Univrsity of Mashhad Iran
3 Prof. Saeed Rezaee Sharifabadi Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science University of Azzahra Tehran, Iran
4 Prof. Abdolhossain Farajpahloo Head of the Department Department of Knowledge & Information Science Shahid Chaamran University Ahvaz, Iran
5 Associate prof. Mohammad Hassanzadeh Head of the Department Department of Knowledge & Information Science Trbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
6 Associate prof. Hamzehali Nourmohammadi Associate Prof Department of Knowledge & Information Science Shahed university Tehran, Iran
7 Associate Prof. Yazdan Mansourian, Head of the Department Department of Knowledge & Information Science Kharazmi university Tehran, Iran
8 Assistant Prof. Fariborz Khowravi Assistant Prof Vice-Research & Technology of national Library and Archives of Iran Tehran, Iran
9 Assistan Prof. Mohammad Tavakolizadeh Assistant Prof Department of Knowledge & Information Science Yazad University Yazd, iran
10 Assistan Prof. Maryam Oknovati Assistant Prof Department of Knowledge & Information Science Kerman Medical Scinece University Kerman, Iran
11 Assistant Prof. Rassol Zavareghi Head of the Department Department of Knowledge & Information Science Tabirz University Tabriz, Iran
12 Assistant Prof. Saeed Asadi Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science Shahed university Tehran, Iran
13 Assistant Prof. Mohsen HajiZeinolabedini Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science Shahid Behesti University Tehran, Iran
14 Assistant prof. AmirrezaAsnafi Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science Shahid Beheshti University Tehran, Iran
15 Assistant Prof. Ali Jalali Dizaji Professor Department of Knowledge & Information Science Allameh Tabataaee University Tehran, Iran
South Korea's Chapter
Prof. Dong-Geun Oh, Ph.D
Professor, Dept. of Library & Information Science, Graduate School,
Director, Brain Korea (BK) 21 Plus: Asian LIS Research and Network Team,
Director, University for Creative Korea (CK-1): Glocal Information Specialist Education Program,
Director, School of Library and Information Service,
Keimyung University, Daegu, 704-701,
South Korea
odroot@kmgw.kmu.ac.kr
+82-53-580-5436(Office)
Initiating Members
# Name Designation Department University Country
1 Dr. Byeong Ki Lee Professor Department of Library and Information Science Education Kongiu National University South Korea
2 Dr. Chul-Wan Kwak Professor Department of Library and Information Science Education Kangnam University South Korea
3 Dr. Durk Hyun Chang Professor Department of Library and Information Science Education Pusan national University South Korea
4 Dr. Hong-Ryul Kim Professor Department of Library and Information Science Jeonju University South Korea
5 Dr. Hye-Young Yoon Professor Department of Library and Information Science Joongbu University South Korea
6 Dr.Hyun-Yang Cho Professor Department of Library and Information Science Kyonggi University South Korea
7 Dr.Jeong-Hyen Kim Professor Department of Library and Information Science Chonnam National University South Korea
8 Dr. Kiduk Yang Associate Professor Department of Library and Information Science Kyungpook National University South Korea
9 Dr.Kyoungsik Na Assistant Professor School of Library and Information Science Konkuk University South Korea
10 Dr. Seon-Ho Kim Professor Department of Library and Information Science Daegu university South Korea
11 Dr.So Young Yu Assistant Professor Department of Library and Information Science Hannam University South Korea
12 Dr. Sung Jae Park Assistant Professor Department of Library and Information Science Hansung University South Korea
13 Dr. Young-Joon Nam Department of Library and Information Science Chungang univresity South Korea
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India Chapter
Prof B Ramesh Babu    Ph.D
Commonwealth Fellow (Loughborough University)
Former Professor, Department of Library and Information Science
University of Madras
22/20B Thangavelu Pillai Garden, First Street
Old Washermenpet,Chennai 600 021
beerakarameshbabu@gmail.com
+91 44- 25954932
+91 9444311313
Initiating Members
# Name Designation Department University Country
1 Dr. Rajendran University Librarian Univeristy Library SRM University India
2 Dr.SK.Asok Kumar Deputy Librarian Univeristy Library TN Ambedkar Law University India
3 Prof K. Somasekhar Rao Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Andhra University India
4 Prof. D Chandran Professor (Retd.) Dept. of Library and Information Science Sri Venkateswara University India
5 Prof. B D Kumbar Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Karnataka university India
6 Prof. C R Karisiddappa Professor (Retd.) Dept. of Library and Information Science Karnataka university India
7 Prof. E Rama Reddy University Librarian (Retd.) Univeristy Library Former University Librarian of Hyderabad India
8 Prof. Koganuramath Muttayya Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Central University of Gujarat India
9 Dr. R N Mishra Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Mizoram University India
10 Prof . Ramesha Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Bangalore university India
11 Dr. M Krishna Murthy Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science DRTC , Bangalore India
12 Prof. Mallinath Kumbar Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Mysore University India
13 Prof. GHS Naidu Professor Univeristy Library Indore India
14 Prof N. Subramanian University Librarian Univeristy Library Periyar University India
15 Dr. Vinayaga Moorthy University Librarian Univeristy Library Tiruvalluvar University India
16 Dr. K Veeanjaneyulu University Librarian Univeristy Library Hyderabad India
17 Prof. N R Satyanarayana Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Former Lucknow University India
18 Dr. K C Das Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Utkal university India
19 Prof Pushpanjali Jena Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Utkal university India
20 Dr. M Dorawasmy University Librarian Univeristy Library Dravidian Univeristy India
21 Dr R Sevukan Asst. Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Pondichery University India
22 Dr U Nagalingam Deputy Librarian Univeristy Library Pondichery University India
23 Dr R Jayashankar Asst. Professor Dept. of Library and Information Science Alagappa University India
24 Dr R Parameswaran University Librarian Univeristy Library Kolkata India
25 Dr. R Shalini Lihetkar Professor Univeristy Library Nagpur university India
Singapore's Chapter
Dr Jin-Cheon Na
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication & Information
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Singapore
TJCNa@ntu.edu.sg
Initiating Members
# Name Designation Department University Country
1 Dr. M Shaheen Majid Associate Professor School of Communication and Information Nanyang Technological University ASMajid@ntu.edu.sg
2 Dr. Brendan Luyt Associate Professor School of Communication and Information Nanyang Technological University Brendan@ntu.edu.sg
3 Dr. Zhang Zue Research Fellow Nanyang Technological University ZhangXue@ntu.edu.sg
Japan's Chapter
Dr Tsutomu Shihota, Ph.D
Professor Emeritus
Momoyama Gakuin University
1-1, Manabino
Izumi-city , Osaka-prefecture
zip 594-1198, Japan
QYU01007@nifty.ne.jp
Initiating Members
# Name Designation Department University Country
1 Prof. Junichi Yamamoto Professor Dept. of St. Andrew's University
2 Prof. Kazuko Maekawa Professor Otemae University
3 Prof. Ryo Tokoyoda Professor Ritsumeikan University
4 Prof. Yoshinobu Nakamura Professor Kobe Shoin Women’s University
USA's Chapter
Prof Gary Burnett
Professor
Dept. of Library and Information Science
Florida State University
USA
gburnett@fsu.edu
Initiating Members
Dr. Jungwoo RyooDr. Boryung JuDr. Mia LustraDr. Joy Joung Hwa Koo Dr. Mega Subramanian Dr. Kim ThompsonDr. Sanghee OhDr. Shuyuan Mary HoDr. Sue Yeon Syn    Rong Tang
# Name Designation Department University Country
1 Dr. Kathleen BurnettProfessorSchool of InformationFlorida State UniversityUSA
2CISSP
Associate Professor
Coordinator of the Security and Risk Analysis Program Graduate and Affiliated Faculty
Dept. of Information Sciences and Technology (IST),
Penn State College of ISTPenn State University
Altoona
Associate ProfessorSchool of Library and Information ScienceLouisiana State University
Associate ProfessorSchool of InformationFlorida State UniversityMia.Lustria@cci.fsu.edu
Assistant ProfessorMongolia International UniversityPhD from Florida State Universitycatharsis9@gmail.com
Associate ProfessorCollege of Information StudiesUniversity of Maryland mmsubram@umd.edu
LecturerSchool of Information StudiesCharles Sturt UniversityAustralia PhD from Florida State University kithompson@csu.edu.au
Assistant ProfessorSchool of InformationFlorida State University shoh@cci.fsu.edu
Assistant ProfessorSchool of InformationFlorida State Universitysmho@fsu.edu
Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Library and Information ScienceCatholic University of Americasyn@cua.edu
Dr.Claire McInerneyAssociate ProfessorSchool of Communication & InformationRutgers Universityclairemc@rutgers.edu
Dr. Shuheng WuAssistant ProfessorCity University of New YorkShuheng.Wu@qc.cuny.edu
Dr.Pnina FichmanAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Information and Library ScienceIndiana Universityfichman@indiana.edu
Prof. Marie RadfordProfessorSchool of Communication & InformationRutgers Universitymradford@rutgers.edu
Invited but not finalized:Joy Joung Hwa KooAssistant ProfessorMongolia International UniversityPhD from Florida State Universitycatharsis9@gmail.com
Soo Young RiehAssociate ProfessorSchool of InformationUniversity of Michiganrieh@umich.edu
    Chirag ShahAssistant ProfessorSchool of Communication and InformationRutgers Universitychirags@rutgers.edu
Associate ProfessorSimmons School of Library and Information Sciencerong.tang@simmons.edu Shuheng WuAssistant ProfessorCity University of New YorkShuheng.Wu@qc.cuny.edu