Jian Qin


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Jian Qin - Curriculum Vitae

Jian Qin's areas of research interest include metadata, knowledge and data modeling, scientific communication, research networks, and research data management. Her research She received funding from IMLS to devleop an eScience librarianship curriculum and from NSF for the Science Data Literacy project. Her recent research projects include developing a Capability Maturity Model for Research Data Management funded by a grant from the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) and the exploration of research networks in a very large data repository, which is funded by NSF. She was a visiting scholar at the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC), where she developed the learning object vocabulary project. Jian Qin has published widely in national and international research journals. She was the co-editor for several special journal issues on knowledge discovery in databases and knowledge representation. Jian Qin holds a Ph.D. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Research Interests

Information and knowledge organization: metadata, schema representation of information, ontological modeling

Scientific communication: scientific data management, impact assessment, interactions

Teaching Interests

Information organization, metadata, applied data science, digital libraries, and scholarly communication.

Professional Interests

Personal Interests

Teaching History

Spring 2015IST616M800Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Spring 2015IST681M800Metadata
Fall 2014IST616M800Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Fall 2014IST676M800Foundations of Digital Data
Spring 2014IST616M800Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Spring 2014IST681M800Metadata
Spring 2014IST690U003Independent Study
Fall 2013IST616M800Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Fall 2013IST676M800Foundations of Digital Data
Summer 2013IST687M501Applied Data Science
Spring 2013IST687M800Applied Data Science
Spring 2013IST681M800Metadata
Fall 2012IST616M800Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Fall 2012IST676M800Foundations of Digital Data
Spring 2012IST600M003Data Services
Spring 2012IST687M800Scientific Data Management
Spring 2012IST990U003Independent Study
Fall 2011IST616M800Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Fall 2011IST676M800Digital Libraries
Summer 2011IST800M550Proseminar: Scholarly Comm.
Summer 2011IST681M800Metadata
Spring 2011IST777M001Statistical Methods in IST
Spring 2011IST600M007Scientific Data Management
Fall 2010IST616M001Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Fall 2010IST676M800Digital Libraries
Summer 2010IST676M800Digital Libraries
Summer 2010IST681M550Metadata
Spring 2010IST616M002Info Rsces: Organiz & Access
Summer 2009IST681M001Metadata
Spring 2009IST676M001Digital Libraries
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