Any interested SOIS faculty and teaching academic staff members with an interest in IR may become regular members with voting privileges.

Current Members:

Profile_mu_xXiangming Mu

Title: Associate Professor
Phone: (414) 229-6039
Email: mux@uwm.edu
Areas of Interest: Information technology and user behavior studies, information retrieval theories and systems, and health and biomedical information retrieval

Dietmar Wolfram

Title: Professor
Phone: (414) 229-6836
Email: dwolfram@uwm.edu
Areas of Interest: Applied informetrics and scholarly communication, information retrieval systems design and evaluation, modeling and simulation of information retrieval systems, and user studies based on transaction log analysis

profile_xie_iIris Xie

Title: Professor
Phone: (414) 229-6835
Email: hiris@uwm.edu
Areas of Interest:Interactive information retrieval, information retrieval system design and evaluation, digital libraries and human-computer interaction

profile_zhang_jJin Zhang

Title: Professor
Phone: (414) 229-2712
Email: jzhang@uwm.edu
Areas of Interest:Visualization for information retrieval, information retrieval algorithms, metadata, digital libraries, transaction log analysis, consumer health informatics, human and computer interaction, and search engine evaluation

Student Members

PhD students, any students involved with projects affiliated with RGIR.

Current PhD Student Members:

  • Hye Jung Han

Past Student Members:

  • Kun Lu, Associate Professor, School of Information Management, Wuhan University, China
  • Chunsheng Huang
  • Soohyung Joo
  • Renee Kapsuniak
  • Carol Sabbar

Affiliate Member

Faculty or staff members from other units on campus or other institutions nationally or internationally may participate.