Staff Directory - Janice S. Welburn

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Dean of Libraries

Phone:   (414) 288-7214

Office Number:  R-309

Mailing Address:
Raynor Memorial Libraries
Marquette University
P. O. Box 3141
Milwaukee, WI 53201-3141

M.S.L.S., Library and Information Studies, Atlanta University. M.S., American History (Antebellum South), Atlanta University; B. A., History, Bishop College (Dallas, TX)

Responsibilities:  As chief officer of the libraries, the dean of university libraries is responsible for development of a vision based on the university's mission and vision; the direction of planning within the context of changes in academic libraries, the disciplines of the university, and society; oversight of recruitment, development, and evaluations of librarians and staff; and securing resources through fundraising, budget negotiation, grants and contracts.

Current Library/Campus Committees:  (selected) Libraries: Chair, Raynor Memorial Libraries' Leadership Council (2006--); Campus: University Leadership Council (2006--); First-Year Reading Experience Steering Committee (2010--)

Publications: See selected publications in Marquette's institutional repository, e-Publications@Marquette