FIMS Profile

Isola Ajiferuke
Associate Professor

FIMS & Nursing Building Room 4025
Phone: 519-661-2111 x81364

University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B7
Fax: 519-661-3506
iajiferu@uwo.ca

Teaching
My areas of specialization include research methods and statistics, information systems and technology, information retrieval, knowledge management, and informetrics/webometrics. I am currently teaching the following courses in the MLIS & PhD programs: Statistics, Knowledge Management, and Information Retrieval: Theory and Practice. I am also teaching the Introduction to Information Retrieval course at the undergraduate level in the MIT program.

Research Interests
My research interests include the impact of information and communications technologies, evaluation of information retrieval systems, informetrics/webometrics, and knowledge management. The focus of my current research projects is in the area of webometrics.