Follett Lecture Featuring Andrew Dillon

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:00pm

Andrew Dillon, Dominican's 2017-18 Follett Chair in Library and Information Science, will present the annual Follett Lecture on April 26, 2018.

Andrew Dillon, 2017-18 Follett ChairDillon, a psychologist and information scientist specializing in the human and social impact of information technologies, served as dean of the School of Information at the University of Texas-Austin from 2002-2017 where he also holds the Yule Regents Professorship in Information. An expert on human-computer interaction and design, he has published extensively on user behavior, usability and acceptability, and the impact of digital design on information activities. He served as President of ASIST in 2013, is currently on the editorial boards of the Journal of Documentation and Interacting with Computers, and series editor for the UT book series on Information Studies. An advocate for human rights in the information world, Dr. Dillon is also on the board of directors for Patient Privacy Rights and the advisory board of Rosenfeld Media.

Registration will open in January 2018.