Academic Services

Federal Grant Panel & Grant Award Jury

Grant Reviewer for NSF (2011), Grant Panel Member for USDA (2007)

Rogers Grant Award Jury Member for Medical Library Association (2010)

Research Development Grant Award Jury Member for Medical Library Association (2012)


Editorial Work

Editorial Board Member

Library & Information Science Research: One of the top journals in Library and Information Science (5 year Impact Factor: 1.98). 2016-

Online Information Review: The international journal of digital information research and use (5 year Impact Factor: 1.48, ranked 26/83 in JCR Library and Information Science Journals), 2012-

Journal of Information and Knowledge Management (ranked 8th out of 21 [top 38%] in Bontis & Serenko’s 2009 study for knowledge management journal), 2015-


Committee & Organization

ASIST ProQuest Dissertation Award Committee, 2012

Member of International Grape Genome Annotation Committee, 2008-present

Outreach Representative in Student Council of International Society of Computational Biology, 2005


Invited Journal Reviewer

Applied Clinical Informatics

Informatics for Health and Social Care

Health Promotion International

Online Information Review

Journal of the American Society of Information Science & Technology

Plant Breeding


Functional & Integrative Genomics

Tree Genetics & Genomes

Journal of Genetics & Genomics



Scholarships and Awards

Lewis-Marxsen Scholarship, 2007, FSU

Maglathlin Doctoral Research Scholarship, 2006, FSU

The American Society of Viticulture and Enology Scholarship, 1999, 2000

Second place in student presentation competition in ARD symposium, 2000


Professional Associations

American Medical Informatics Association, 2008-present

American Telemedicine Association, 2010

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, 2010

Florida Library Association, 2010-present

Medical Library Association, 2008-present

American Society of Information Science and Technology, 2008-present

IEEE Computer Society, 2005, 2006

Sigma Xi full membership, 2006

American Society of Plant Biology, 2005