Dr. Michelle M. Kazmer Joins Habitat Tracker

The Habitat Tracker team is excited to announce that Dr. Michelle M. Kazmer has joined the project. Dr. Kazmer is an Associate Professor in the School of Library and Information Studies within the College of Communication and Information at Florida State University. She also holds a courtesy faculty appointment at the Florida State University College of Medicine in the Department of Medical Humanities and Social Sciences. Her research focuses on participants in distributed social worlds, and in particular the processes of knowledge creation and sharing among those participants. She is also interested in the interaction between online and local settings for participants in distributed social worlds.

Dr. Kazmer teaches in the areas of information organization, information needs, information sources and services, and theory development. She is the co-editor, with Dr. Kathleen Burnett, of the Journal of Education for Library and Information Science. She worked at Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan, as a technical information specialist, and prior to that as an engineering librarian and electronic documents coordinator at the University of Illinois.

Michelle M. Kazmer