Steering Committee

Steering Committee Members

Term end years included in parentheses. Three new members join committee each year. New members serve three-year term.

  • Rob Capra, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA (Chair) (2019)
  • Katriina Byström, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Norway & University of Borås, Sweden (2018)
  • Gary Marchionini, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA (2018)
  • Catherine Smith, Kent State University, USA (2018)
  • Luanne Freund, University of British Columbia, Canada (2019)
  • Ryen White, Microsoft Research, USA (2019)
  • Chirag Shah, Rutgers University, USA (2021)
  • Jaap Kamps, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands (SIGIR Representative)

Past Steering Committee Members

  • Nick Belkin, Rutgers University, USA (2014 - 2017)
  • Peter Ingwersen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark (2014 - 2017)
  • Marti Hearst, University of California at Berkeley, USA (2014 - 2017)
  • Ian Ruthven, University of Strathclyde, UK (2014 - 2016)