PUBP Welcomes New Chair

Cassidy Sugimoto

Posted April 8, 2021

External Article: Technique

Cassidy Sugimoto, the incoming chair of the School of Public Policy, was mentioned in the article "PUBP welcomes new chair," published April 3, 2021 in Technique.

Sugimoto, who comes to SPP from the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering at Indiana University Bloomington, was announced as incoming chair on March 19 and will formally begin work on June 1.


Her research is within the specializations of scholarly communication, scientometrics, as well as science policy. Within her principle research, she investigates the ways in which knowledge is produced, disseminated and evaluated. Sugimoto also has a special interest in diversity and inclusion.

“I am confident that Dr. Sugimoto will advance the mission and goals of the school and the college as we envision the purpose and potential for humanities and social sciences at a technologically focused institution in the 21st century,” said Ivan Allen Dean Kaye Husbands Fealing, who was the previous SPP chair.

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