Calvin H. Wang

Assistant Professor, Sciences Librarian, Copyright Consultant, Bette E. Landman Library

Bette E. Landman Library, LL 122, Arcadia University, 450 S. Easton Rd., Glenside, PA 19038-3295 1 (215) 572-4097

About Me

wangc@arcadia.edu

Calvin has been an academic librarian at Arcadia University since 2005 when he completed his professional training at Drexel University. He is liaison librarian to the undergraduate (Biology, Computer Science/Mathematics, Chemistry/Physics, Public Health) and graduate sciences (Forensic Science, Genetic Counseling, Health EducationPhysical Therapy, Physician Assistant Program, and Public Health).

Calvin brings experience from two different former professions in applied materials research and development and non-profit administration. In addition to his library master's degree, he earned a Master of Associated Medical Sciences degree from University of Illinois at Chicago and a B.A. in Biology from the University of Chicago.

He adjunct teaches a university seminar (US 233) in intellectual property called Copy!-Right? Creativity and Copyright Law and a Global Field Studies course (GFS 314/414) called Asian America: A Study of Asian American Culture from Philadelphia to San Francisco (with Rob Buscher, Undergraduate and Graduate Studies).

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Medical Library Association - Philadelphia Regional Chapter
Archives Committee Chair, 2019-2022
Immediate-past Chair/Nominating Committee Chair, 2018-2019
Philadelphia Regional Chapter Chapter Chair, 2017-2018
Chair-elect/Programming Committee Chair, 2016-2017

Hometown
Jenkintown, PA

Home Country
U.S.A.

Languages
English

Education History

Drexel University 2005

M.S.L.I.S. (Master of Science in Library and Information Science), Major in Library Science

University of Illinois at Chicago 1989

M.A.M.S. (Master of Associated Medical Sciences), Major in Biomedical Visualization [Medical Art]

University of Chicago 1985

B.A., Major in Biology