Hyun Chu Kim,
Interim Director of Technical Services, Kennesaw State University
Hyun Chu Kim
is a Librarian Associate Professor and serves as the Interim Director of Technical Services at Kennesaw State University. She is responsible for leading Technical Services, which encompasses the library’s metadata and discovery, acquisitions, and systems subunits. She holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Washington and an MLIS from Valdosta State University. Hyun Chu’s main areas of interest and research are technical services in academic libraries and immigrant families and education.
Ariel Turner, Department Chair, Kennesaw State University
Ariel Turner serves as the Chair of the Department of Library Resources at Kennesaw State University, which encompasses the library’s metadata, acquisitions, systems, institutional repository and collection development teams. She began her career in public libraries, and has experience in cataloging, systems, reference, and instruction work. Ariel holds a BA in International Studies and Art History from Oglethorpe University, a MLIS from Valdosta State University, and is currently pursuing a doctorate in Higher Education Leadership and Practice from the University of North Georgia. Her current research focuses on the preparedness of university presidents in a changing higher education environment.