This website serves as the online home for the research, service, and academic-related work of research partners Monica D.T. Rysavy, Ph.D., Ed.D. & Russell Michalak, MLIS.

Monica Rysavy and Rusty Michalak

Monica & Rusty speaking on a panel about student data privacy at the Charleston Library Conference.

About Us

We write, share productivity tips for academics, and online workshops and programs for faculty and administrators on topics related to academic productivity. 

Current Projects

We currently working on an edited collection about toxic cultures in higher education. We occasionally send out an email newsletter that shares academic productivity tips & updates on our recent projects. You can sign up here.

Recent Research

We frequently publish our work on topics related to information literacy, academic assessment, library management, and educational technology in academic journals, columns, and books. Check out our Publications to learn more.