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Edwin Michael Cortez

Edwin Michael Cortez, American library and information sciences educator. Member American Library Association (member council 1984-1988), American Society for Information Science.

Background

  • Cortez, Edwin Michael was born on December 16, 1951 in New York City. Son of Michael and Cecilia (Vasquez) Cortez.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wagner College, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Arizona, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1980.

    Career

    • Librarian Tucson Public Library, 1973-1974. Information specialist Library of Congress, Washington, 1974-1975. Head adult services Anaheim (California) Public Library, 1976-1978.

      Assistant professor University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1979-1983. Associate professor Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1983-1985, Catholic University, Washington, 1985-1987, acting dean, 1987-1988. Associate professor University Wisconsin, Madison, since 1988.

      Consultant LIBCON, since 1979.

    Works

    • Author: Management of Information Systems and Technology, 1986, Procurement of Automated Systems, 1987, Planning Second Generation Automated Library System, 1991. Contributor articles to profle journals.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association (member council 1984-1988), American Society for Information Science.

    Personality

    Interests

    Horseback riding, skiing.

    Connections

    • father: Michael Cortez
    • mother: Cecilia (Vasquez) Cortez
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    Born December 16, 1951
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Wagner College
    • 1973
      University Arizona
    • 1980
      University Southern California
    • 1973 - 1974
      Librarian Tucson Public Library
    • 1974 - 1975
      information specialist, Library of Congress
      Washington, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      head, adult services Anaheim (California) Public Library
    • 1979 - 1983
      assistant, professor University Michigan
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1983 - 1985
      associate, professor Pratt Institute
      Brooklyn, New York, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      associate, professor Pratt Institute
      Washington, United States
    • 1987 - 1988
      associate, professor Pratt Institute
    • 1988
      associate, professor University Wisconsin
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
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