iSchool faculty are leading conversations in the information field across the globe. They publish, present, and contribute their expertise in myriad way throughout the year. See where our faculty have been active this fall:

Sevgi Erdogan


Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Framework for Determining Public Microtransit Service Zones. Transportation Research Record, 0(0). Erdoğan, S., Nohekhan, A., Shokputov, A., & Sadabadi, K. F. (2023).

How the design of Complete Streets affects mode choice: Understanding the behavioral responses to the level of traffic stress, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, V. 173, Bas, J., Al-Khasawneh, M., B., Erdoğan, S., Cirillo, C., (2023).

Conference Paper:

Urban Growth and its Impacts on Ecology and Hydrology: A Systematic Review, Accepted for presentation at the 103rd Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C. January 7-11, 2024. TRBAM-24-01318, Rahman, M., M, Erdogan, S.


Associate Editor, 26th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems ITSC 2023, 24-28 September 2023 Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain.

Carlos Enrique Caicedo Bastidas

Conference Papers:

A Predictive Control Framework for UAS Trajectory Planning Considering 4G/5G Communication Link Quality, IEEE/AIAA Integrated Communications Navigation and Surveillance (ICNS) Conference, Zuo, Z. Wang, C. Caicedo, M. Gursoy, A. Solomon and Q. Qiu, May, 2023.

Large-Scale Dynamic Spectrum Access with IEEE 1900.5.2 Spectrum Consumption Models. IEEE Wireless Communication and Networking Conference (WCNC), Netalkar, A. Zahabee, C. Caicedo Bastidas, I. Kadota, D. Stojadinovic, G. Zussman, I. Seskar, and D. Raychaudhuri, 2023.

A Deep Dive into the Google Cluster Workload Traces: Analyzing the Application Failure Characteristics and User Behaviors, 10thInternational Conference on Future Internet of Things and Cloud (FiCloud 2023), Faisal H. Bappy, Tariqul Islam, Taranrum S. Zaman and Carlos Caicedo, August 2023.

Quarks: A Secure and Decentralized Blockchain-Based Messaging Network. The 10th IEEE International Conference on Cyber Security and Cloud Computing (CSCloud 2023), Bashar Shuhan, Tariqul Islam, Faisal H. Bappy, E. Shuvo, K. Hasan and C. Caicedo, July 2023.


Enabling dynamic spectrum access, spectrum sharing, and Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations (EMSO): The IEEE 1900.5.2 Standard for Modeling Spectrum Consumption. Tutorial for the IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), October 2023. Carlos E. Caicedo (iSchool – Syracuse University), John Stine (MITRE).

Carsten Oesterlund


Artificial intelligence in the work context. J Assoc Inf Sci Technol. 74(?), Jarrahi MH, Lutz, C, Boyd K, Østerlund C, Willis M. (2023).

EunJeong Cheon

Powerful Futures: How a Big Tech Company Envisions Humans and Technologies in the Workplace of the Future. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 7, CSCW2, Article 312 (October 2023), 35 pages.
Pyeonghwa Kim, EunJeong Cheon, and Steve Sawyer. 2023. Online Freelancing on Digital Labor Platforms: A Scoping Review. In Companion Publication of the 2023 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW ’23 Companion). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 259–266. Pyeonghwa Kim, EunJeong Cheon, and Steve Sawyer. 2023.

Technology and Precarity in Work at The Society for Social Studies of Science (4S), 2023 (with Joy Ming, Kalie Mayberry, Marina Johnson-Zafiris, Veronica Uribe del Aguila, and Lucy Pei).

Caroline Haythornthwaite


Moderation, networks, and anti-social behavior online. Special issue of SM+Society.

Social media as fragile state. 57th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. Honolulu, HI. Haythornthwaite, C., Gruzd, A. & Mai, P., 2024

Moderator or Algorithm? Presented at the Workshop on Antisocial Behavior Online. Victoria, BC. Haythornthwaite, C., Gruzd, A. & Mai, P., 2024 (Organizers Anatoliy Gruzd and Jaigris Hodson).

The activity system of online learning. Advancing Education: The NAACE journal, 18-22.

Learning analytics and learning networks.

Digital Literacy in the Age of Social Media. International Conference on E-publishing, 2023.

Jaime Banks


Mixed evidence of a Moral Mind Heuristic in zero-history HRI: The (unstable) concomitance of mind, morality, and trust judgments

The [Object, Me, Symbiote, Other] in the machine: Insights from video game psychology for teleoperator-robot relations (with N. Bowman)

Murmuring crowds and flickering lights: Exploring sense of place across spatial materialities and valences (with N. Bowman)

Persistence, emergence, and fadeout: Influence of AI teammates on the salience of human identities at work (led by Qingyu Liang with J. Gou)

Proceedings of the 57thth Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (2024).

Flourishing from, for, and with social machines: Considering the eudaimonics of hybrid societies. In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Hybrid Societies (2023).

Jian Qin

Conference Papers:

Organizing knowledge through revealing data in knowledgebases. To appear in the Proceedings of the International Conference for Knowledge Organization 2024.

Trustworthy AI and metadata. In: The Dublin Core International Conference DCMI2023, Daegu, South Korea, November 6-10. Qin, J. & Yu, B. (2023). 

Metadata analytics: A methodological discussion. In: International Society of Scientometrics and Informetrics (ISSI) 2023 Conference. Qin, J., Bratt, S., Hemsley, J., & Smith, A.O. (2023).


A FAIR data ecosystem for science of science research. In: Proc. of the  86th Annual Meeting of the Assoc. Info. Sci. Tech. Qin, J., Hemsley, J., Bratt, S., Smith, A.O., & Liu, Q. (2023)

High Performers Emerged from Data-to-Knowledge Pathways. Presentation at METSTI 2023: Workshop on Informetric, Scientometric, and Scientific and Technical Information Research, ASIST2023, London, UK, October 27, 2023. Hemsley, J., Bratt, S., Smith, A. O., Liu, Q., & Qin, J. (2023).

The Role of Knowledge Modeling, Knowledge Organization, and Knowledgebases in AI. Presentation at the Advanced Seminar for Digital Libraries (ASDL), Wuhan, China, June 17-18, 2023.

Ontology Foundations; Ontology Design Methods. Tutorial Presentations at the Academia Sinica Center for Digital Cultures, Taipei, Taiwan, March 27, 2023.

Open Science, Open Data: The Challenges and Opportunities for LAM Institutions. Presentations at the National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, March 28, 2023.

Metadata Entification and Analytics. Presentations at the National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan, March 308, 2023.

Lee McKnight


Leave No One Behind: The Importance of Data in Development, Data Governance & Trust, UN IGF 23, Kyoto, 10.08.23

Africa Community Internet Program Launch, Digital Divides, UN IGF 23, Kyoto, 10.09.23


Africa Community Internet Program. Digitalizing the Grassroots White Paper 1.1, released in cooperation with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, at UN IGF, Kyoto. Yusuf Abdul-Qadir, Syracuse University, Kwaku Antwi, Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation, Jane Appiah-Okyere, Syracuse University, Zanyiwe Asare, Digitally Legal, Stefano Cattani, DemoLab, Wisdom Donkor, Africa Open Data, and Internet Research Foundation, Mathe E. Kasereka, IMCON International Ephrem K. Kwaa-Aidoo, University of Education Winnneba, Ghana, Lee W. McKnight, Syracuse University, Thoko Miya, Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation, Erika Mamley Osae, University of Professional Studies, Accra, Ghana, Danielle T. Smith, Syracuse University, Gloria Somolekae, Botswana Digital Policy Institute, Akinremi Peter Taiwo, Africa Open Data and Internet Research, October 9, 2023. To be available from:

Conference Papers:

Transforming Teachers’ Professional Development with Technology Innovation Integration in Essuekyir, Ghana, paper presented at IEEE 13th Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) Technology for the Benefit of Humanity, Villanova University, USA. Jane A. Appiah-Okyere and Danielle Taana Smith (Syracuse University, USA); Ephrem K. Kwaa-Aidoo (University of Education Winnneba, Ghana); Lee McKnight (Syracuse University, USA); Erika M. Osae (University of Professional Studies, Ghana), October 11-14, 2023

Africa Open Data and Internet Research Foundation Digitalizing the Grassroots. Addressing the Internet Connectivity Challenge in Africa and Globally Bottom-up, paper presented at 51stTPRC, the Research Conference on Communications, Information and Internet Policy, American University, Washington, D.C., Lee W McKnight, Jane Appiah-Okyere, Sai Bolla, Syracuse University School of Information Studies, Danielle Smith, African-American Studies, Syracuse University, William Lehr, MIT , CSAIL, and Kwaku Antwi,9.25-26, 2023.

Climate change and disaster mitigation with the Internet Backpack: Embedded cognitive systems for immediate situation awareness in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. 11th International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE), T. Smith, J. Appiah-Okyere, M. Eliel, L. McKnight, K. Karume and P. Ghosh. 2023. August 2023.

Renate Chancellor


Breaking Glass Ceilings: Clara Stanton Jones and the Detroit Public Library. Maryland:  Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.

Social Workers in the Library: Enhancing services to young adults. In Young Adult Library Services: Challenges and opportunities. Edited by Anthony Bernier and Shari Lee. Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. Crooks, S. & Chancellor, R.L. (2024).

Strategies for conducting critical research in information science by designing social justice research informed by intersectionality. Proceedings of the Association for Information Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1002/pra2.872. October 27-31, 2023. Senteio, C., Chancellor, R.L., Brewer, R., Threats, M., & Gray, L. (2023).

On the other side of the tenure track: Retention and promotion of black academic law librarians. In the Handbook of Black Librarianship. 3rd edition.

HBCUs and LIS education: A legacy and counter story.  In the Handbook of Black Librarianship. 3rd edition. Ndumu, A., Chancellor, R.L., and Rollins, T. (2024).

The Hill We Climb: Towards Equity and Inclusion in Library and Information Science. Foreword In,   Libraries Without Borders New Directions in Library History. Edited by Steven Knowlton, Ellen Pozzi, Jordan Sly and Emily Spunaugle, ALA Editions.


A Dreamer with a Tiny Spark: E.J. Josey Transform the Modern Library Profession. New York   State  Library, February 21, 2024.

Applying oral history and a critical race lens for social justice research in LIS. Association for Information Science & Technology Annual Meeting, October 30, 2023.

Oral history and critical race theory: A methodological-theoretical approach to social justice research. iConference, Barcelona, Spain, March 28,2023.

Megan Oakleaf

Preparing for challenges in academic libraries: Building blocks for protecting access. Webinar, presented by ACRL Professional Values Committee. Online. Boruff-Jones, P., Johnson, A. Jones, S. Lotts, M., Nye, V., Lundstrom, K. and Oakleaf, M. (2023, October).