Academic affairs sits under the purview of the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, the Directors of Undergraduate and Graduate Operations, the Faculty Program Directors, and a wide range of faculty and staff supporting programs and/or thematic areas. Program committee notes can be found via links on our UMD iSchool Committees page.
The Academic Affairs team maintains a knowledge base on the functions they oversee. The knowledge base is both searchable and browsable via the taxonomy. The following links within it address some commonly asked questions:
Submit a ticket to the iSchool Academic Programs ticketing system using our portal
Inquiries can also be made via firstname.lastname@example.org
; however, using email instead of the portal will slow down our ability to assist you.
Meet our team!
Faculty Director for B.S. in Information Science at College Park
Associate Professor & Faculty Director for B.S. in Social Data Science
Katy Newton Lawley
Senior Lecturer and Faculty Director, Master of Information Management (MIM)
Vedat G. Diker
Principal Lecturer and Faculty Director, Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM)
Senior Lecturer and Faculty Director, Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
Faculty Director for M.P.S. in Game, Entertainment, and Media Analytics (GEM) and M.P.S. in Data Journalism (DJ)
Eun Kyoung Choe
Associate Professor and Faculty Director, PhD in Information Studies
Program Management and Coordination
Program Coordinator, Master of Information Management
Faculty Director for iConsultancy Experiential Learning Program
Faculty Lead for External Relations and Careers