H. Frank Cervone is the director of information technology and college information security officer in the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He also teaches courses related to assessment, evaluation, and research methods in the School of Information at San Jose State University.
His prior experience includes more than 20 years of leadership in information agencies developing systems and services that have helped advance teaching and learning in higher education environments. The author of four books in applied information technology, multiple book chapters, and numerous articles, he writes a regular column in Digital Library Perspectives on data science and informatics.
He has served on committees, task forces, and working groups at the state, national, and international level. Currently, he is the ALA representative to the IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations) Knowledge Management standing committee, a member of the NISO Altmetrics working group, and vice-chair of the LITA Bylaws and Organzation committee.
He holds a MSEd with a specialization in Online Teaching and Learning from California State University, an MA with a specialization in Information Technology Management in Information Agencies from DePaul University, as well as a Ph.D. in Management from Northcentral University.