Heather Moulaison-Sandy

FORCE11 Member since May 10, 2018

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Biography

Dr. Heather Moulaison Sandy is Associate Professor at the iSchool at the University of Missouri. Working primarily at the intersection of the organization of information and the online environment, she has published in these and related areas, and presented on them locally, nationally, and internationally. Moulaison Sandy received the 2018 LITA/Library Hi Tech Award For Outstanding Communication for Continuing Education in Library and Information Science, and is a recipient of the 2018 JRLYA/YALSA Writing Award, as well as the ALISE/OCLC 2016 Research Grant and the ALA Carnegie Whitney 2016 grant. Active in the field, Moulaison Sandy is currently serving as Secretary/Treasurer of ALISE, is on the board of CIFNAL (through CRL), and recently stepped down in 2017 from ALA’s Council where she was an at-large member, as well as from AIFBD’s (Association internationale francophone des bibliothecaires et documentalistes)’s council. An avid Francophile and traveler, she was named an Associated Researcher at the French national school for library and information science (Enssib) in 2014, and received a Fulbright Senior Scholar grant in 2008-2009 to teach at l’Ecole des sciences de l’information in Morocco. She holds a PhD in Information Science from Rutgers and an MSLIS and MA in French, both from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.