The purpose of the Contacts Program is to foster communication between the library and the academic departments with the goal of providing information resources and services to advance the instruction, research, and service mission of UWM.

Library Contact Expectations

  • Communicate regularly with department liaison about library resources, services, and needs.
  • Welcome faculty and staff annually to orient them to UWM Libraries.
  • Engage in outreach to form new relationships and collaborative opportunities.

Department Liaison Expectations

  • Share library communications to faculty, staff, and students.
  • Report changes in curriculum and research so the library can best support these areas.
  • Coordinate department feedback on library assessment of information resources and services.
SubjectLibrarian NameDepartmental Liaison
Administrative LeadershipTiffany ThorntonLiliana Mina
African & African Diaspora StudiesHeidi AnoszkoErin Winkler
Ancient and Modern Languages, Literatures, and CulturesMarion ArcherKevin Muse
AnthropologySusan ForanIngrid Jordt
ArchitectureStephen AppelCatherine Kirchman
Art & DesignMax YelaKim Cosier
Art HistoryMax YelaJocelyn Boor
Biological SciencesWill WhiteChristopher Quinn
Biomedical EngineeringSvetlana KorolevQingsu Cheng
Biomedical SciencesWill WhiteZac Lunak
BusinessKierra HolstTracy Rank-Christman
Chemistry and BiochemistrySvetlana KorolevJian Chen
Civil & Environmental EngineeringSvetlana KorolevHabib Tabatabai
CommunicationMolly MathiasSara VanderHaagen
Communication Sciences & DisordersWill WhiteBarbara Pauloski
Computer ScienceSvetlana KorolevAmol Mali
Criminal Justice & CriminologyStephanie SurachKimberly Hassell
DanceAnna Grau SchmidtAndy Miller
EconomicsKierra HolstFilip Vesely
Educational Policy & Community StudiesTiffany ThorntonRaji Swaminathan
Educational PsychologyTiffany ThorntonXu Li
Electrical EngineeringSvetlana KorolevShuaiqi (Roger) Shen
EnglishMolly MathiasMichael Wilson
Film, Video, Animation, & New GenresBeth TraylorKelly Kirshtner
Freshwater SciencesSvetlana KorolevJim Waples
General Studies, College of - Arts and HumanitiesScott SiletAnne Widmayer
General Studies, College of - Mathematics and Natural SciencesScott SiletMichael J. Pauers
General Studies, College of - Social Sciences and BusinessScott SiletJulianna Alitto
GeographyGeorgia BrownKristin Sziarto
GeosciencesSvetlana KorolevLindsay McHenry
Global StudiesStephanie SurachSarah Davies Cordova
Health Care AdministrationWill WhiteJennifer Fink
Health Informatics & AdministrationWill WhiteJake Luo
HistoryAbigail NyeAmanda Seligman
Industrial & Manufacturing EngineeringSvetlana KorolevAditya Akundi
Information StudiesMolly MathiasAbigail Phillips
KinesiologyWill WhiteKevin Keenan
LinguisticsAngie CopeAnne Pycha
Materials Science & EngineeringSvetlana KorolevBenjamin Church
MathematicsSvetlana KorolevBoris Okun
Mechanical EngineeringSvetlana KorolevNathan Salowitz
MusicAnna Grau SchmidtGillian Rodger
NursingWill WhiteLenore Wilkas
PhilosophyKate GanskiMatthew Knachel
PhysicsSvetlana KorolevAbbas Ourmazd
Political ScienceStephanie SurachErin Kaheny
PsychologyKristin WoodwardStacey Nye
Public and Nonprofit AdministrationKierra HolstDouglas Ihrke
Public HealthWill WhiteYoung Cho
Rehabilitation Sciences & Technology Will WhiteKyle Ebersole
Social WorkStephanie SurachKimberly Hassell
SociologyVince CiattiNoelle Chelsey
Spanish and PortugueseStephanie SurachKatie Vater
Teaching and LearningTiffany ThorntonJeffrey Hawkins
TheatreAnna Grau SchmidtRobin Mello
Translation and InterpretingStephanie SurachAmy Olen
Urban PlanningStephen AppelRobert Schneider
Women's and Gender StudiesHeidi AnoszkoMorgan Foster

See also the Staff Directory.