Biography: Darlene Ann Parrish was originally hired as the Business Reference Librarian, and since 2009 has been responsible for assessment and strategic planning for the Florida Atlantic University Libraries. She has a Ph.D. in Library and Information Studies with an emphasis in Organizational Behavior.
Ph.D. - Library and Information Studies, Florida State University
Dissertation title: “The Impact of Leadership Behavior on Organizational Commitment and Job Autonomy of Information Services Librarians.”
M.A. - Library and Information Science, University of South Florida
B.A. - Spanish, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, New Jersey
Other areas of emphasis: Mathematics and Russian.