Vita

Tina Maragou Hovekamp, Ph.D.
  Library Director 
Barber Library
Central Oregon Community College
Bend, OR 97701
thovekamp@cocc.edu

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

LIBRARY DIRECTOR (2013-present), Central Oregon Community College (COCC), Bend, OR

ASSOCIATE COLLEGE LIBRARIAN, INFORMATION & ACCESS SERVICES (1997-2013), Central Oregon Community College (COCC), Bend, OR

LIBRARY INSTRUCTION LIBRARIAN (1994-95), Western State College of Colorado (WSC), Gunnison, CO

PART-TIME ENGLISH INSTRUCTOR (1991-93), Northwest College, Powell, WY

REFERENCE LIBRARIAN (1987-88), University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI


EDUCATION

PH.D., INFORMATION AND LIBRARY SCIENCE, UNC at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1993

M.L.S., Kent State University, Kent, OH, 1986

B.A., ENGLISH, Aristotelian University, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1985

  

HONORS AND AWARDS

Full Professorship, 2010; Associate Professorship, 2004; Tenure, 2002; Assistant Professorship, 2000

Council on Library Resources/Kellogg Dissertation Award, 1991-92

Merit Award and Kalp Student Awards, 1989-91

Fulbright Scholarship, 1985-86

Distinguished Undergraduate Student Award, 1985


PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS


Peer-Reviewed Research Publications

  • Unions in academic libraries. In G. M. Gregory (Ed.), The Successful Academic Librarian. Medford, NJ: Information Today, 2005
  • Professional associations or unions? A comparative look, Library Trends, 46 (Fall 1997): 232-245
  • Unionization and job satisfaction among professional library employees in academic research institutions, College & ResearchLibraries, 56 (July 1995): 341-350
  • Organizational commitment of professional employees in union and nonunion research libraries, College & Research Libraries,55 (July 1994): 297-307
  • Work values among professional employees in union and nonunion research library institutions, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 24 (June 1994): 981-93


Other Publications and Presentations
 

  • Presenter at COCC’s Teaching Academy, COCC Lunch and Learn Community Education and College Hour workshops, 1997-present
  • COCC’s ConXn blog co-editor and writing contributor, 2007-12
  • Advocacy for the Bend-La Pine School District libraries:
    "Technology in schools is no substitute for professional Librarians,"  The Bend Bulletin, May 22, 2007
    “School Library Programs Make a Difference!” Bend-La Pine School principals meeting,  2006
    “Web Tools to Supplement School Library Collections,” Bend-La Pine Schools Ed Tech teacher training, 2006
    “Using the Free Web to Build Reference Collections in a Secondary Library,” OEMA (Oregon Education Media Association) conference, September, 2005

  • “Virtual reference and the possibility of an Orbis library collaboration,” Orbis annual summer meeting, 2002

   

REGIONAL, INSTITUTIONAL, AND OTHER PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Statewide professional activities

  • Orbis/Orbis Cascade Alliance Consortium:

                 Orbis Cascade Alliance Council, 2013-present

                 Orbis Borrowing Committee; Summit Planning and Operations Team, 2000-14

                 Summit Borrowing Steering Committee, 2003-06

                 Virtual Reference Orbis Task Force, Chair, 2002

  • OCCLA (Oregon Community College Library Association) Directors, 2013-present
  • Oregon Library Association (OLA) Development and Legislative Committee, 2012-14
  • ILAGO (Information Literacy Advisory Group of Oregon), 2009-present
  • L-Net Advisory Board, 2006-08
  • Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) on-site evaluator, Wilsonville Public Library ESL project, 2002


COCC campus-wide involvement

  • Deans and Directors, 2013-present
  • Chairmoot (Instructional Chairs) Committee, 2013-present
  • Art Committee, 2014-present
  • Academic Master Plan Committee, 2014-present
  • First Year Experience task force, 2014-present
  • Teaching Commons web site conception and implementation team, 2013-present
  • TAC (Technology Advisory Committee), 2011-present
  • Shared Governance Task Force, 2012-13
  • Learning Communities Task Force, 2011-13 (Chair, 2012-13)
  • Curriculum Committee, 1998-99 & 2012-13
  • Faculty Forum Executive Committee, 2000-01, 2005-08, & 2011-13
  • Peer team evaluator and mentor for COCC faculty in the Humanities, Foreign Languages, CIS, Music, and Massage Therapy, 2001-12
  • Academic Affairs, 2008-2011 (Chair, 2010-11)
  • Faculty Negotiations Team, 2009-10
  • COCC Honors Celebration committee co-founder, Chair and co-Chair, 2001-09
  • Tenure Committee, 2008-09
  • College Affairs Committee, 2003-04

Other professional involvement

  • Bend Arts & Culture Alliance, 2011-present
  • Deschutes County Historical Landmarks Committee, 2009-11
  • International School of the Cascades (ISC) Board, Vice-Chair, 2006-09
  • Bend Public Library Advisory Council, 2007-08
  • Bend-La Pine School District Library Study Committee, 2003