Susan Tschabrun, Ph.D., M.L.S.
Interim University Librarian, Instruction and Reference Librarian
CSUF Pollak Library
- Department Chair - In charge of evaluating library faculty as well as recruiting new librarians, developing librarian annual assignments and managing day to day work of the department.
- Planning and Initiatives Coordinator - Includes work on space and personnel planning and oversight of University Archives and Special Collections.
- Instruction and Reference - Subject liaison and instructional librarian for the departments of History and Anthropology.
San Jose State University
- Adjunct Lecturer, School of Library and Information Science
1993, Masters of Library Science, UCLA
1986, Ph.D. History, Comparative World History (Africa emphasis), University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Defense Industries." In World of the American West. Edited by Gordon Bakken . New York: Routledge, 2010: 418-447.
"Bill Gates." In Icons of the American West: From Cowgirls to Silicon Valley, vol 2, edited by Gordon M. Bakken. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2008: 421-441.
"How to Use the Census." In Encyclopedia of Immigration and Migration in the American West. Vol. 2 Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2006: 739-742.
"Ethnic and Racial Groups." In Encyclopedia of Immigration and Migration in the American West. Vol. 2 Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2006: 742-746.
"Off the Wall and into a Drawer: Managing a Research Collection of Political Posters,"American Archivist 66,2 (2003): 303-324.
"Africa Research Central: A clearing house of African primary sources," African Research & Documentation 87 (2001): 11-18.
"Special Collections." In The History Highway 2000, edited by Dennis A. Trinkle and Scott Merriman. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, (2000): 519-529.
2012 - California State University, Fullerton Intramural Research Award: 2011-12 State Special Fund Program, ($3625)
2012 - Indiana University African Studies Program Library Residential Fellowship ($5000)
2012 - International Research and Creative Activity Travel grant, ($1000) Faculty Development Center
2012 - Sabbatical award, March-June, 2012
2011-12 - University Planning Initiative Grant ($25,000), for Documenting Cal State Fullerton Digitization Project.
2011 - Local History Digital Resources Project (LHDRP) grant ($5,000) to digitize Orange County historical photograph collection from CSUF University Archives and Special Collections
2001 - Project Director and grant co-author, Getty Electronic Cataloging Initiative Implementation Grant ($250,000) for the Center for the Study of Political Graphics in Los Angeles.