Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Sin Sei Ching Joanna
Associate Professor, Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
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Joanna Sin is an associate professor and the program director of the MSc in Information Studies program at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, Nanyang Technological University. Joanna holds a Ph.D. and master's degree in library and information studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She received her Bachelor of Social Science degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, majoring in Geography and minoring in Anthropology. Joanna teaches in the areas of research methods, information organization, and cataloging and classification. She has experience working in academic libraries' technical and reference services areas.
Joanna Sin’s areas of research interests include: structural and individual factors in information behaviour; social media information seeking; library services provision; perception, use, and outcomes of libraries; and bibliometrics.
  • Need for Precision in Information Interactions (NPII): Creating and validating a new construct and measurement scale
Courses Taught
H6702 - Research Methods in Human Information Behaviour
H6714 - Information Organisation
H6722 - Cataloguing and Classification
H6753 - User Metrics and Analytics
IS6702 - Research Methods in Human Information Behaviour
IS6714 - Information Organisation