Gobinda Chowdhury

Professor, Prof

  • United Kingdom

Personal profile

Personal Statement

I am a Professor of Information Science in the Department of Computer & Information Sciences. I have been involved in teaching and research in Information Science for over 25 years and have taken senior management positions at universities in UK and Australia.  Currently I  am  the Chair of the global iSchools Organization (www.ischools.org).

My research focuses on digital libraries and information services trying to understand how people access and use information and data in different  contexts. Recent research includes information systems and services for addressing global challenges and sustainable development. I am always looking out for interesting partnership opportunities, and good PhD students.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

External positions

Chair, iSchools.org

1 Mar 20201 Mar 2022


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