Herb Ruffin, African American Studies Department Chair and associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for the WURD-FM (Philadelphia) story about the “100th anniversary of the Tulsa massacre.” Ruffin, who is an expert on Black settlements in…
Scott Warren Appointed Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship at University Libraries
Libraries’ Dean David Seaman has appointed Scott Warren as associate dean for research and scholarship, a position he has held as an interim for more than two years. Warren’s portfolio includes managing the $9 million principal collections budget, subject librarian services, research data services, scholarly communication and library publishing initiatives.
Warren is a member of the iSchool’s library and information science program guiding council, the University’s associate deans for research working group, and also serves on a number of boards, including Springer Publishing’s North American Academic & Government Advisory Board, the Institute of Physics Americas Library Advisory Board, the NorthEast Research Libraries Consortium Executive Committee and the Library Resources and Services Committee of the Central New York Library Resource Council.
Prior to this position, Warren was head of collections at SU Libraries. He came to Syracuse from North Carolina State University Libraries, where he was associate director of the textiles library and engineering services. Warren holds an M.A. in library and information studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.S.’s in physics, mathematics and astronomy, and a B.A. in history from The Pennsylvania State University.