Cheri Duncan

Senior Strategist, Professor

About me

Provides leadership for Data Analytics and expert consultation to Libraries Administration in connection with internal and campus-level technology, content, and data governance transformations.  Serves as the Libraries’ contracts administrator and liaisons to Procurement and IT in the licensing of scholarly content and technologies for academic and internal application.  Collaborates with others to plan and guide projects related to the management and assessment of the Libraries’ collections and academic software.

About Data Analytics

We compile, analyze, and visualize data for distribution and decision-making in support of the Libraries’ mission and our campus, state and national partnerships, including all reporting requirements.

About Dean's Office

The office of the Dean of Libraries includes associate deans for the four major divisions of the JMU Libraries (AE, DATech, LID, and Admin) as well as senior professional faculty leading strategic intiatives.

About Libraries Administration

We support and challenge JMU Libraries’ staff and faculty to live up to our guiding statements — as we work together to provide excellent library and educational technology resources, spaces, services, and expertise to our campus community. Libraries’ Administration includes Communications and Outreach, Data Analytics, Facilities Operations, Finance and Human Resources, and the office of the Dean.