Joe Murphy

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Joe Murphy
Library Future


Joe Murphy, Librarian, works in the capacity of Director, Library Futures with Innovative Interfaces to support the future of libraries. Joe is also a Library Futures and Technology Trends expert. Joe worked as a Science Librarian for ~5 years at Yale University, earned a Master's degree in LIS from the University of Hawaii, and is a Ph.D. student with the SJSU/Queensland University of Technology Gateway program.


Current Work
Library Future (Other)
Director Library Futures
Bay Area, CA USA
<p>Library Future consultant.&nbsp;</p> <p>Using Strategic Foresight for identify and guide preferred futures while analyzing possible and probable directions.&nbsp;</p> <p>Worldwide keynote presenter.&nbsp;</p>

Past Work Experience
Yale University (Academic Library)
Science Librarian: Coordinator of Instruction and Technology
New Haven, CT
2007 - 2011

Innovative Interfaces (Other)
Director Library Futures
SF Bay Area, CA USA
2013 - 2014


M.L.I.S., Library & Information Science, 2006
University of Hawaii at Manoa

Ph.D., Innovation Leadership, -
San Jose State University / Queensland University of Technology

Master of Science , Foresight, 2017
University of Houston

BA, Physics
Syracuse University