Department of Library Science at Chulalongkorn University is pleased to welcome Dr.Thippaya Chintakovid as a new faculty member beginning April 2019. Dr.Thippaya is interested in conducting research in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), and User Experience Design (UXD). She has extensive teaching and research experience in human-computer interaction area. She has also been a part of leadership team of Bangkok ACM SIGCHI Chapter.
Congratulations to Assistant Professor Dr. Songphan Choemprayong for receiving the 2018 outstanding library and information professionals award from the Thai Library Association under the Royal Patronage of HRH Princess Mahachakri Sirindhorn. The award ceremony will be held at the Ambassader Hotel Bangkok on March 21, 2019.
At the beginning of 2019, the Department of Library Science is welcoming Dr.Pimphot Seelakhet, a scholar in archives and records management, to join our faculty member team. Dr.Pimphot’s interests include standards for archives, archival legislation, records and archival professional development, and information and publishing history.
Two faculty members from our department, Dr.Songphan Choemprayong and Dr.Sorakom Dissamarn, presented their works at the 20th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL 2018). The conference was hosted by the University of Waikato, New Zealand from November 19 – 22, 2018. Dr.Choemprayong gave a presentation entitled “Development of Content-Based Metadata Scheme of Classical Poetry in Thai National Historical Corpus” while Dr.Dissamarn delivered a poster presentation on “A Visual Content Analysis of Thai Government’s Census Infographics.”
Our lecturer, Dr.Wachiraporn Klangtanaboon, presented a paper at Web Archiving Conference 2018 in New Zealand. The paper is entitled “Web Content in Anthropology: Lessons Learned for a Step in the Right Direction” outlining a web archiving initiative at the Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Anthropology Centre.