Faculty and Staff Accolades

In addition to our day-to-day work here in the Libraries, Libraries' faculty and staff are involved in a variety of activities on and off campus: conducting workshops, publishing articles, receiving grants, forming partnerships, serving as expert panelists, contributing to professional organizations, and many other endeavors. See below for what we are up to this academic year, and visit our archives page for past accolades.


2020-2021

Maoria Kirker, Lead, Teaching and Learning Team

Carl Leak, Life Sciences Librarian

  • Co-recipient, grant from National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Region (NNLM SEA) for "Building FAIR Habits: Pilot FAIR Data Workshop for Data Novices"

Wendy Mann, Director, Digital Scholarship Center

  • Co-recipient, grant from National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Region (NNLM SEA) for "Building FAIR Habits: Pilot FAIR Data Workshop for Data Novices"

Kimberly MacVaugh, Policy and Government Librarian

  • Member, ACRL Liaisons Assembly Committee - appointed as Politics, Policy, and International Relations Section liaison to the American Political Science Association, 2020-2023

Trevor Watkins, Teaching and Outreach Librarian, Teaching and Learning Team

John Zenelis, Dean of Libraries and University Librarian

  • Member, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), Substantive Change Committee: University of South Florida (Winter 2020-2021).
  • "Foreword" (with Lynn Eaton), The Soul of Classical Political Economy: James M. Buchanan from the Archives, Peter L. Boettke and Alain Marciano, eds. Arlington, VA: Mercatus Center at George Mason University (2020).
  • Panelist, "Change Management Webinar Series: Supporting the Workforce," National Information Standards Organization (October 2020).
  • Panelist, "Sustainable Scholarship Virtual Forum," Virginia Research Libraries (October 2020).