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Vita

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

PROFESSIONALEXPERIENCE

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), WesternState 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., INFORMATIONAND LIBRARY SCIENCE, UNC at ChapelHill, 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 DissertationAward, 1991-92

Merit Award and Kalp Student Awards, 1989-91

Fulbright Scholarship, 1985-86

Distinguished Undergraduate Student Award, 1985


PUBLICATIONSAND PRESENTATIONS


Peer-Reviewed Research Publications

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


Other Publications and Presentations

  • Presenter at COCCs Teaching Academy, COCC Lunch and Learn Community Education and College Hour workshops, 1997-present
  • COCCs 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 Toolsto Supplement School Library Collections, Bend-La Pine Schools Ed Tech teacher training, 2006
    Using theFree 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/OrbisCascade Alliance Consortium:

OrbisCascade Alliance Council, 2013-present

Orbis Borrowing Committee; Summit Planningand Operations Team, 2000-14

Summit Borrowing Steering Committee, 2003-06

Virtual Reference Orbis Task Force, Chair,2002

  • OCCLA (OregonCommunity College Library Association) Directors, 2013-present
  • Oregon LibraryAssociation (OLA) Development and Legislative Committee, 2012-14
  • ILAGO(Information Literacy Advisory Group of Oregon), 2009-present
  • L-Net AdvisoryBoard, 2006-08
  • LibraryServices and Technology Act (LSTA) on-site evaluator, Wilsonville PublicLibrary 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