Susan Tudin's picture

Position: 

Subject Specialist

Department: 

Research Support Services

Research Specialist: 

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Earth Sciences
  • Environmental Studies
  • Geography
  • Urban Studies
  • Art History

Office: 

ML 238

Phone: 

613-520-2600 x2018

Email: 

About

Research Interests: 

  • Interested in motivating students with the 'spirit of inquiry'.
  • Involved in collaborative efforts with Faculty to promote e-resources & information literacy.
  • Wordpress Blogger 'geogenvirospecialist', helping grad students and faculty keep connected to the library.
  • Helping faculty and graduate students navigate the new 'open access' publishing landscape.
  • 30 years reference experience
  • Graduate of Honours History @ Carleton

Presentations and Publications: 

For Graduate Students & Faculty & Conferences

  • 2011 - 'Graduate Student Publishing' - Member of Panel Discussion with faculty, hosted by Dept. of Geography and Environmental Studies, 16/02/2011
  • 2010 -  (ongoing, once per term) Guest lecturer for GEOG 5003, GEOG 6001and PECO 5001 'Qualitative Inquiry' on Graduate Student Publishing
  • 2012 - 'COS Pivot - Finding Research and Funding Opportunities' - Professional Skills Workshops for Graduate Research Students, 31/01/2012
  • 2014 - 'Conducting Literature Reviews' - Professional Skills Workshops for Graduate Research Students, 12/02/2014
  • 2016 - 'Literature Review Jump Start' - Professional Skills Workshops for Graduate Research Students, 18/11/2016
  • 2017 - 'Publishing your work' - Guest lecture for GEOG 6001 - for Phd candidates and faculty, 30/01/2017
  • 2017 - 'Jump Start: Rethinking the Role of Academic Librarianship in Graduate Writing, CAPAL17 @ Ryerson University, 30/05/2017

Publications

Projects and Partnerships: 

  • ArtsOne Program
  • Effective Searching and Writing Workshop for Honours Earth Science students
  • Enrichment Mini Course Program, 2010 & 2015
  • Geography Awareness Week (annual event)
  • Geography and Environmental Studies Honours Research Workshops
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering Honours Research Workshops
  • TA Training for Graduate students (FGPA)
  • Thesis Jumpstart Workshops for Graduate students (FGPA)