Curriculum Vitae

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A. J. Million
105 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI 48109
E-mail: millioaj@umich.edu
Cell: +1 (417) 894-2222

Education

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
Ph.D., Information Science & Learning Technologies, graduated May 2017
Emphasis in Public Administration

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
M.A., Information Science & Learning Technologies, graduated December 2008
Emphasis in Library Science

Drury University, Springfield, MO
B.A., History with Honors, graduated May 2006
Minors in German & Global Studies

Appointments

Academic

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan, School of Information, February 2018 to Present.

Instructor, University of Missouri, School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, August 2013 to December 2016.

Professional

Director, Drury University, Media Center, Technology Services, June 2017 to February 2018.

Research Librarian, Missouri Department of Transportation, Organizational Results Division, March 2009 to August 2012.

Publications

Refereed Journal Articles

Moulaison, H. L., & Million, A. J. (2015). E-Publishing in Libraries: The [Digital] Preservation Imperative. OCLC Systems & Services, 31(2), 87-98.

Million, A. J., & Bossaller, J. (2015). Strike While the Iron is Hot: Change Management in the Context of a New Political Administration. Journal of Library Administration, 55(2), 93-113.

Moulaison, H. L., & Million, A. J. (2014). The Disruptive Qualities of Linked Data in the Library Environment: Analysis and Recommendations. Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 52(4), 367-387.

Moderated Journal Articles

Million, A. J. (2016). Indispensable Institutions: Making a Case for Public Libraries as Local E-government Service Administrators. Bulletin of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 42(2), 11-16.

Refereed Conference Proceedings

Million, A. J., Moulaison, H. L., & Vitale, C. H. (accepted). Restructuring and Formalizing: Scholarly Communication as a Sustainable Growth Opportunity in Information Agencies? In Proceedings of the 81st Meeting of the Association for Information Science & Technology, November 10-14. Vancouver, Canada.

Moderated Conference Proceedings

Goggins, S., Germonprez, M., Million, A. J., Halfaker, A., & Hemphill, L. (2017). Advancing the OCDX: Building Social Computing Infrastructure. In Companion of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (pp. 421–424). New York, NY, USA: ACM.

Halfaker, A., Morgan, J., Pandian, Y., Thiry, E., Rand, B., Schuster, K., Million, A. J., Goggins, S., & Laniado, D. (2016). Breaking into new Data-Spaces: Infrastructure for Open Community Science. In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing Companion (pp. 485–490). New York, NY, USA: ACM.

Million, A. J., & Weech, T. L. (2014). Sustaining Transparency in Government Information and the (r)evolution of Cloud Computing. In Ahmetspahic, N. (Ed.), Proceedings of the 21st BOBCATSSS Symposium, Barcelona, Spain, January 29-31, 2014. Boras, Sweden: University of Boras.

Book Chapters

Goggins, S., Million, A. J., Link, G., Germonprez, M., & Schuster, K. (2017). The Open Community Data Exchange: Advancing Data Sharing and Discovery in Open Online Community Science. In Matei, S., Jullien, N., & Goggins (Eds.), Big Data Factories: Collaborative Approaches (pp. 23-36). Cham, Switzerland: Springer Nature.

Million, A. J., & Moulaison, H. L. (2014). Impetus to Innovate: Convergence and Library Trends. In K. Varnum (Ed.), Top Technology Trends: A LITA Guide (pp. 12-26). Chicago: ALA Editions.

Editorials

Million, A. J. (2015). Why Local Isn’t Enough. The Political Librarian, 1(1), 11-13.

Million, A. J. (2012, September 4). Public Library is a Place for Voters to Get Smarter. St. Louis Post-Dispatch, pp. A.11.

Technical Reports

Million, A. J., Hatchell, S. M., & Sarmiento R. A. (2012). Proving Your Library’s Value: A Toolkit for Transportation Librarians. (MoDOT Publication No. CMR 13-007). Jefferson City, MO: Missouri Department of Transportation.

Million, A. J., & Nemmers, C. (2011). Transportation Research and Innovation Library Support: Fiscal Years 2010-11. (MoDOT Publication. RI 09-024). Jefferson City, MO: Missouri Department of Transportation.

Presentations

Refereed Conference Posters

Million, A. J., Bishop B. W., & Goggins, S. (2016, October 17). An Exploration of Localness on Twitter during the 2012 Elections. Poster presented at the 79th Meeting of the Association for Information Science & Technology, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Million, A. J., O’Hare, S., Lowrance, N., & Erdelez, S. (2013, November 4). Opportunistic Discovery of Information and Millennials: An Exploratory Study. Poster presented at the 76th Meeting of the Association for Information Science & Technology, Montreal, Canada.

Moderated Conference Posters

Haggerty, K., Million, A. J., & Schuster, K. (2015, January 27). Library Association Membership in Periods of Economic Crisis. Poster presented at the 10th Meeting of the Association for Library and Information Science Education, Chicago, IL.

Million, A. J. (2011, January 25). DOT State Stats: Drupal and Local Data. Poster presented at the 90th Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C.

Moderated Conference Presentations

DePaula, N., Gurski, P., Fietkiewicz, K. J., Dorsch, I., Froehlich, T., Ilhan, A., & Million, A. J. (accepted). Challenges for ethical and sustainable social media: Misinformation, market capture and
the law. Panel participant at the 81st Meeting of the Association for Information Science & Technology, Vancouver, Canada.

Million, A. J., Bossaller, J., & Burgess, J. (2017, October 28). The Role of Professionals in Contributing to Policy-Making in a Democratic Knowledge Society. Panel participant at the 80th Meeting of the Association for Information Science & Technology, Crystal City, VA.

Bielby, J., Bossaller, J., Budd, J. M., Million, A. J., & Samek, T. (2016, January 7). Innovation and Inclusion: Considering the Scope and Vision of Information Ethics Education. Panel participant at the ALISE Annual Conference, Boston, MA.

Million, A. J., Goggins, S., Winter, S., Butler, B., Shilton, K., & Germonprez, M. (2015, December 13). Open Online Communities. Paper presented at the SIG Open Developmental Workshop, ICIS Annual Meeting, Ft. Worth, TX.

Million, A. J., Schuster, K., & Haggerty K. (2015, April 11). Paying Dues Without a Job: Membership Data from Three Major Recessions. Presentation at the LISGSA Conference, Columbia, MO.

Million, A. J. (2014, April 5). Show-Me the Money: A Case Study of Budget Cuts at the Missouri State Library. Presentation at the LISGSA Conference, Columbia, MO.

Million, A. J. (2013, October 19). How (Content and Carrier) Convergence Matters to Libraries. Web presentation at Library 2.013 Worldwide Virtual Conference.

Million, A. J. (2013, June 4). Proving Your Library’s Value: Communicating Return-on-Investment. Presentation at the MOBIUS Annual User’s Conference, Jefferson City, MO.

Million, A. J. (2006, March 10). Fastened to the Yoke of Custom and Prejudice: The Elaboration of Nietzsche’s Critiques of Christianity. Paper presented at the 9th Annual Interdisciplinary Research Conference, Drury University, Springfield, MO.

Invited Talks

Million, A. J. (2017, October 16). Cloud Computing and Social Organization. Invited Web presentation for the Department of Digital Humanities, King’s College, London, U.K.

Million, A. J. (2017, May 8). Masters of the GovDoc Universe: Public Libraries as Local e-Government Service Providers. Invited Web presentation for the U.S. GPO, Federal Depository Library Program Academy.

Oltman, S. M., & Million, A. J. (2017, March 1). Silencing Science: Attempts to Curb Federal Employees’ Communication With the Public. Invited Web presentation for ASIS&T, Information Ethics and Policy SIG.

Million, A. J. (2016, October 14). [P4] and Library Management: Public Policy, Professionalism, Parenting, and Promotion. Invited Web presentation for ALISE, Gender SIG Webinar Series.

Million, A. J. (2016, February 11). Why Things are the Way They are: Building on a Survey of State DOT Website Infrastructure. Invited Web presentation for the Transportation Librarians Roundtable.

Million, A. J. (2015, November 3). Policy, Guidelines, and Use-Cases for Technology. Invited speaker for the University of Missouri, School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, Columbia, MO.

Varnum, K., Million, A. J., Polak, E., & Bowers S. K. (2015, November 2). Top Technologies Every Librarian Needs to Know. Invited Web presentation for the ALA, Library Information Technology Association Online Learning Series.

Million, A. J. (2015, October 8). Preliminary Results from a Survey of State DOT Website Infrastructure. Invited Web presentation for the Transportation Librarians Roundtable.

Million, A. J. (2014, August 4). Format Agnostic Collection Development. Invited Web presentation for the Metropolitan New York Library Council’s Webinar Series.

Million A. J. (2011, February 11). Seven (Transportation) Strategies for Search. Invited speaker for the Tom Maze Transportation Seminar Series, Columbia, MO.

Cherney, J., & Million, A. J. (2010, June 13). Collaborative Web Tools for Transportation Libraries. Invited speaker at the 101st SLA Conference, Transportation Division, New Orleans, LA.

Million, A. J. (2010, June 11). DOT State Stats: Refreshing Reference with Drupal. Invited Web presentation for the Transportation Librarians Roundtable.

Million, A. J. (2008, October 9). Leadership and Management Skills for Engineers. Invited speaker for the University of Missouri, College of Engineering, Columbia, MO.

Additional Employment

Adjunct Instructor, Drury University, School of Education and Childhood Development, January 2018 to Present.

Research Assistant, University of Missouri, School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, Open Collaboration Data Factory, December 2014 to May 2017.

Teaching Assistant, University of Missouri, School of Information Science & Learning Technologies, Digital Media Zone, August 2012 to July 2013.

Research Assistant, University of Missouri, Donald W. Reynolds Journalism School, Picture of the Year International Competition, January to December 2008.

Graduate Assistant, University of Missouri, Department of Student Life, Office of Service & Leadership, January to December 2008.

Adjunct Cataloger, Lincoln University, Inman E. Page Library, January to June 2008.

Archives Digitization Assistant, Missouri History Museum, Richard A. Gephardt Papers Project, January to December 2007.

Reference & Processing Intern, Missouri History Museum, Library & Research Center, September to December 2006.

Intern, Springfield-Greene County History Museum, January to May 2006.

Courses

Taught as Instructor

SCI 621: Educational Technology.

ISLT 4361/7361: Introduction to Digital Media.

ISLT 4360: Introduction to Web Development.

ISLT 4370/7370: Intermediate Web Development.

Supported as Teaching Assistant

ISLT 9410: Emerging Technologies in Libraries.

ISLT 9408: Information Policy.

ISLT 9412: Information Storage and Retrieval.

ISLT 4361/7361: Introduction to Digital Media.

ISLT 4361/7360: Introduction to Web Development.

ISLT 9410: Public Library Administration.

Honors and Awards

Honors

Winner, Student Research Video Competition, Association for Information Science & Technology, October 2016.

Charles & Theda Estep Endowed Scholarship, University of Missouri, August 2015.

Eunice Drake Vandiver Scholarship, University of Missouri, August 2014.

Lucille Marie Cobb Memorial Scholarship, University of Missouri, August 2008.

Captain, Drury University Cross Country Team, May 2005 to April 2006.

Awards

Hemphill, L., & Million, A. J. (2018, May). Grant. National Science Foundation, research experiences for undergraduates supplement, (award #1822228). $16,000.

Schuster, K., Million, A. J., & Haggerty, K. (2014, December). Honorarium. University of Missouri, funding for speaker series. $2,619.65.

Schuster, K., Million, A. J., & Haggerty, K. (2014, December). Travel funding. University of Missouri, funding to attend the Association for Library and Information Science Education conference in Chicago, IL. $845.00.

Million, A. J. (2013, December). Travel funding. University of Missouri, funding for participation and travel to the BOBCATSSS Symposium in Barcelona, Spain. $1,120.00.

Service

Special Library Association

Chair, Chair-Elect, Special Library Association, Transportation Division, January 2013 to December 2014.

Moderator, Transportation Division, Special Library Association, Annual Conference, GTRIC Roundtable, June 2013.

Program Chair, Special Library Association, Transportation Division, January 2012 to January 2013.

Secretary, Special Library Association, Transportation Division, January 2010 to January 2011.

University of Missouri

Vice President, Association for Information Science & Technology, University of Missouri, Student Chapter, September 2013 to May 2016.

Member, University of Missouri, College of Education, Graduate Student Advisory Council, August 2013 to July 2015.

Member, University of Missouri, College of Education, e-Learning Innovation Center Task Force, September 2014 to August 2015.

Other Organizations

Secretary, Association for Information Science & Technology, Information Ethics and Policy SIG, January 2016 to December 2017.

Member, Transportation Research Board, B0002 Information Services Committee, January 2011 to December 2016.

Moderator, Ethics in Library Research Data Services, Association for Library & Information Science Education, August 2016.

Organizer, Open Collaboration Data Factory Manifest Development Workshop, January, 2016.

Organizer, Open Collaboration Data Factory Symposium, May 2015.

Volunteer, Consortium for the Science of Sociotechnical Systems, Summer Institute, July 2014.

Volunteer, Association for Information Science & Technology, Annual Meeting, November 2013.

Moderator, North Carolina Department of Transportation Peer Exchange, June 2011.

Lead Contact, TPF-5(237) Library Connectivity & Development Pooled Fund, Technical Advisory Committee, March 2011 to August 2012.

Member, TPF-5(105) Library Connectivity Pooled Fund, Technical Advisory Committee, March 2009 to October 2010.

Conmmunity

Treasurer, Green County, Missouri Democratic Party, October 2017 to February 2018.

Member, Democratic Alliance, April 2017 to April 2018.

Volunteer, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Missouri, May 2010 to December 2013.

Editorial Reviews

Association of Internet Researchers Annual Conference Proceedings.

Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference Proceedings.

Computer Communications.

Computer Supported Cooperative Work Proceedings.

iConference Annual Proceedings.

Information for Education.

OpenSym Annual Conference Proceedings.

Pearson Educational Book Series.

Memberships

Association for Information Science & Technology, October 2012 to Present.

Association for Library and Information Science Education, December 2014 to Present.

Special Library Association, May 2008 to April 2017.

Society of American Archivists, April 2007 to March 2009.

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