Chirag is an assistant professor in the Dept. of Library & Information Science (LIS) within the School of Communication & Information (SC&I) at Rutgers University. He received his PhD from School of Information & Library Science at UNC Chapel Hill. He loves his research, occasional teaching, and ballroom dancing. He is also a born backpacker, and likes to hike, camp, and drive. More about him can be found at his official homepage.