Dr. Dan Wu PhD

Wuhan University

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Wuhan University


Dan Wu (PhD) is a Full Professor at the School of Information Management, Wuhan University. She is the Chair of Library Science Department. She received her PhD (2008) in Information Science from Peking University. She was a joint doctoral student in Information Science at University of Pittsburgh (2006-2007). She is now a Fulbright Scholar of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2018). She is the National Youth Top-notch Scholar launched by the Chinese government, and the Changjiang Youth Scholar launched by the Ministry of Education of China. She is the leader of Human-Computer Interaction Team at Wuhan University. She serves on the editorial board for international journals of The Electronic Library, International Journal of Librarianship, Journal of Data and Information Science, and Data and Information Management. She is in the Steering Committee of JCDL. Her research interests include information retrieval, information behavior, human-computer interaction, multilingual information processing and digital library. She has published 7 books and over 100 papers on academic journals such as Information Processing & Management, Journal of Information Science, Aslib Journal of Information Management, etc. and conferences such as SIGIR, CIKM, ASIS&T, iConference, CSCW, JCDL, etc. in the above fields. Her latest publication was an English book named “Mobile Search Behaviors: An In-depth Analysis based on Contexts, APPs and Devices” published by Morgan & Claypool Publishers (USA: 2018).