Christine Angel

Associate Professor
Library and Information Science
Ph.D., University of South CarolinaCertificate of Graduate Study in Museum Management, University of South CarolinaM.S. in Library Science, North Carolina Central UniversityM.S. in Instructional technology, East Carolina UniversityCertificate in Distance Education, East Carolina UniversityCertificate in Library Media, East Carolina UniversityB.A. in Anthropology, East Carolina University

Research Areas

  • Information Representation and Retrieval (IRR)
  • Archival Description
  • Museum Informatics
  • Metadata

Teaching Experience

  • September 2012-Present: Tenure Track Assistant Professor, St. John's University
    August 2007-May 2012: Teaching Fellow, University of South Carolina

Courses Taught

  • LIS 203 Organization of Information
  • LIS 204 Introduction to Library and Information Science
  • LIS 230 Introduction to Digital Libraries
  • LIS 249 Archives and Records Management
  • LIS 257 Archival Representation
  • LIS 258 Museum Informatics
  • September 2012-Present: Full-Time Tenure Track Assistant Professor; Division of Library & Information Science (DLIS); St. John’s University; Queens, New York
     
  • April 2016-Present: Aircraft Maintenance Officer; United States Air Force (USAF); 439th Maintenance Operations Officer-In-Charge (OIC); Westover Air Reserve Base (ARB), Chicopee, Massachusetts
     
  • November 2014-March 2016: Aircraft Maintenance Officer; United States Air Force (USAF); 439th Quality Assurance Officer-In-Charge (QA-OIC); Westover Air Reserve Base (ARB), Chicopee, Massachusetts
     
  • August 2013-October 2015: Aircraft Maintenance Officer; United States Air Force (USAF); 439th Sortie Support Officer-In-Charge (OIC); Westover Air Reserve Base (ARB), Chicopee, Massachusetts
     
  • October 2008-September 2013: Aircraft Maintenance Officer; United States Air Force (USAF); Pope Army Air Field (AAF); Fayetteville, North Carolina
     
  • January 2008 – May 2012: Digital Collections Assistant; Thomas Cooper Library; University of South Carolina (USC); Columbia, South Carolina
     
  • August 2007 – May 2012: Teaching Fellow; School of Library and Information Science (SLIS); University of South Carolina (USC); Columbia, South Carolina
     
  • April 2004 – October 2008: Aircraft Maintenance OfficerUnited States Air Force (USAF)Seymour Johnson Air Force BaseGoldsboro, North Carolina
     
  • February 2002 – April 2004: Air Crew Life Support Technician; United States Air Force (USAF); Seymour Johnson Air Force Base; Goldsboro, North Carolina
     
  • December 1994 – February 2002: Air Crew Life Support Technician; United States Air Force (USAF); Travis Air Force Base; Fairfield, California

Faculty Recognition Award August 18, 2016; $1,000.00 Recognition Award

Faculty Recognition Award August 20, 2015; $2,000.00 Recognition Award

Academic Service-Learning (AS-L) Faculty Excellence Award May 11, 2015

iConference Best Poster Award November 14, 2009

IMLS Renewable Annual Teaching & Research Fellowship Fall 2011-Spring 2012 of $15,000.00/year with Tuition Remission 

 

Angel, C. (2016). Collaboration among Faculty Members and Community Partners: Increasing the Quality of Online Library and Information Science Graduate Programs through Academic Service-Learning. Journal of Library & Information Services in Distance Learning, 10(1-2). pp. 4-14. doi: 10.1080/1533290X.2016.1240741  

Angel, C. (2013). A comparison of descriptive tagging practices by library, archive, and museum professionals using an inter-indexing consistency approach. NASKO, 4(1). Retrieved from http://journals.lib.washington.edu/index/php/nasko/article/view/14642

Angel, C. (2011). Gap analysis of the University of South Carolina’s Digital Collections Department. OCLC Systems & Services Information, 27(2). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/10650751111135409

Angel, C. & Robinson, G. (submitted 2016). Lessons Learned: Using ePortfolios as an Assessment Tool within the Division of Library & Information Science (DLIS) Program at St. John’s University. International Journal of ePortgfolio’s, 27 pages; Authored by Christine Angel (60%) and Gina Robinson (40%), IPR http://www.theijep.com/  

Fuchs, Caroline and Christine Angel. [Accepted Book Proposal Pending Publication, 2017]. Organization, Representation and Description through the Digital Age: Information in Libraries, Archives and Museums, De Gruyter Saur Publishing Company. Aim and Scope (See http://www.degruyter.com/view/product/212342

Angel, C. (2016). Uncovering Cultural Heritage through Academic Service-Learning (AS-L) within the Division of Library and Information Science (DLIS) Program at St. John’s University. Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) 2016 – Radical Change: Inclusion and Innovation; Authored by Christine M. Angel, Ph.D., 100% of Contribution. http://alise2016.sched.org/event/5apj/session-76-b-juried-paper-uncovering-cultural-heritage-through-academic-service-learning-as-l-within-the-division-of-library-and-information-science-dlis-program-at-st-johns-university

Angel, C. & Gaimaro, A. (October 15, 2015). Meeting the Needs of Today’s Online Professor by Enhancing Faculty Development and Support. Presented at the 21st Annual Online Learning Consortium (OLC) International Conference 2015, Orlando, Florida  http://olc.onlinelearningconsortium.org/conference/2015/aln/meeting-needs-todays-online-professor-enhancing-faculty-development-and-support

Angel, C. & Robinson, G. (July 28, 2015). Lessons Learned: Using ePortfolios as an Assessment Tool within the Division of Library & Information Science Program at St. John’s University. Presented at the Association for Authentic, Experiential and Evidence-Based Learning (AAEEBL) Conference, Boston, MA. http://www.aaeebl.org/?page=boston_aaeebl_2015%C2%A0

Angel, C. (May 7, 2015). History & Archives: Raising Awareness of Collections with Anniversary Events, Community Projects, Partnerships & Archival Resources. Presented at the Long Island Library Conference (LILC), May 7th, 2015, Long Island.

Angel, C. et al. (April 17, 2015). SJU Mission Tour. Presented at Niagara University as part of the Vincentian Mission Institute (VMI) Cohort 3 Capstone Presentation along with DePaul University & Niagara University, April 17th, 2015, Buffalo, New York.

Angel, C. (January 4, 2015). Collaboration between Student Information Professionals & Archives. Presented at the American Catholic Heritage Association (ACHA) 95th Annual Meeting, January 2-5, 2015, Manhattan, New York.

Angel, C. (March 20, 2014). AS-L Mini-Grant Showcase. Presented at the Academic Service-Learning (AS-L) Mini-Grant Showcase, St. John’s University, Queens, New York.

Angel, C., Marandino, G. & Shaughnessy, K. (November 16, 2013). Digital Literacy: Training

and Advocacy. Presentation at the Division of Library and Information Science Fall Symposium, Manhattan Campus, 101 Murray Street, New York, NY and sponsored by St. John’s Division of Library and Information Science.

Angel, C. November, 2013. Visual Research Methods Used in the Comparison of Descriptive

Tagging Practices among Library, Archive, and Museum Professionals. Presentation at the Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T) 76th Annual Meeting. Montreal, Canada http://www.asis.org/asist2013/abstracts/panels/15.html

Angel, C. June, 2013. A Comparison of Descriptive Tagging Practices by Library, Archive, and

Museum Professionals using an Inter-Indexing Consistency Approach. Presentation at the North American Symposium on Knowledge Organization (NASKO 2013) in Milwaukee, WI  http://iskocus.org/nasko2013.php

Angel, C. April, 2013. The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS-NY). Presentation

at the Academic Service-Learning Interdisciplinary Faculty Research Roundtable Lunch: VISA & the University Mission, St. John’s University, Queens, New York.

Angel, C. & Marandino, G. April, 2013. End of Program Portfolio Guidelines for St. John’s

University, DLIS. Presentation at the Association for Authentic, Experiential & Evidence-Based Learning at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI http://www.aaeeble.org/2013conference

Angel, C. 2012. An Assessment of Inter-Indexing Consistency among Library, Archive, and Museum Professionals. Doctoral poster presented at the Association for Library and Information Science in Dallas, Texas.

Angel, C. 2011. An Assessment of Inter-Indexing Consistency among Library, Archive, and Museum Professionals. Poster presented at the Association for Library and Information Science in San Diego, California.

Angel, C. 2009. Does the Construction of Personal Meaning from Museum Artifacts Change with Contextual Variation? Poster presented at the iConference 2009 – iSociety: research, education, engagement at Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Out of 77 posters displayed, was voted as one of five best posters at the conference.

Angel, C. 2009. Does the Construction of Personal Meaning from Museum Artifacts Change with Contextual Variation? Poster presented at the Association for Library and Information Science in Denver, Colorado.

Angel, C. 2008. Public Libraries as Unstructured Learning Environments: A Broader Perspective on Economic Value. Poster presented at the Association for Library and Information Science in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Angel, C. 2008. Does the Construction of Personal Meaning from Museum Artifacts Change with Contextual Variation? Poster presented at the 4th International Digital Curation Conference in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Angel, C. 2008. How do Children Construct Personal Meaning from Museum Artifacts and How do They Describe Museum Artifacts in Different Formats.  Poster presented at the American Society of Information Science & Technology in Columbus, Ohio.

Raskob Foundation Grant (May 5, 2015), $41,000.00 (1yr), The Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities, Inc. (External), F, Award Period January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016.

St. John’s Research and Scholarship Reduction 2015-2016 (April 10, 2015), (1yr.), Office of Grants & Sponsored Research (Internal), F (Course Reduction Approved)

St. John’s Seed Grant/Venture Capital Program (June 12, 2014), $10,000.00 w/ $5,000.00 per 12 month period (1yr.), St. John’s University (Internal), F, Award Period June 1, 2014 to May 31, 2015.

St. John’s Academic Service-Learning Faculty Mini-Grant (April 30, 2014), $1,000.00, (1yr.), Internal, F, Award Period September 1, 2014 to May 1, 2015

St. John’s Research and Scholarship Reduction 2014-2015 (March, 2014), (1yr.), Office of Grants & Sponsored Research (Internal), F (Course Reduction Approved)

St. John’s Seed Grant/Venture Capital Program (June 5th, 2013), $5,000.00 per twelve-month award period with a maximum of $10,000.00, St. John’s University (Internal), F, Award Period June 1, 2013 to May 31, 2014.

St. John’s Academic Service-Learning Faculty Mini-Grant (May 17, 2013), $1,000.00 (1yr), Internal, F, Award Period September 1, 2013 to May 1, 2014.

St. John’s Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) Technology Associates (May 14, 2013), $1,000.00 (2yrs), Internal, F, Award Period September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2015.

St. John’s Research and Scholarship Reduction 2013-2014 (March, 2013), (1yr), Office of Grants & Sponsored Research (Internal), (Course Reduction Approved).

St. John’s Faculty Growth Grant (March 1st, 2013), $1,500.00 (0.5yrs), Internal, F, Award Period June 1, 2013 to December 31, 2014.

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) 2007-2012: Doctoral Fellowship

Dec 2010: University of South Carolina Travel Grant (December, 2010) $500.00

Liberal Arts Faculty Council, 10/9/2013 – Present

St. John’s University; Division of Library and Information Science (DLIS)

ePortfolio Training Manager, 10/01/2013 – Present

Catholic Archives Digitization Collaborative; 10/21/2013 – Present https://stjohns.digication.com/christine_angel_paf2013/Service/

Committee on Public History and Museum and Archival Studies (PHMAS); 10/14/2013 – Present https://stjohns.digication.com/christine_angel_paf2013/Service

American Society for Information Science and Technology, Special Interest; Group, History and Foundations of Information Science (ASIS&T SIG/HFIS) Secretary, 2009-2011

University of South Carolina, School of Library and Information Science; Undergraduate Committee for the Bachelor of Science in Information Science degree program, 2009-2010

Catholic Library Association (CLA), July 2013 to Present

American Library Association (ALA), August 2007 to Present

Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE)

American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), August 2007 to Present

American Alliance of Museums (AAM), September 2010 to Present

Society of American Archivists (SAA), September 2010 to Present

Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO), June 2013 to Present

American Catholic Historical Association (ACHA), November 2013 to Present