Daly, Michael V.

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Michael V. Daly
Assistant Professor, Instruction/Public Services Librarian

Department: Library

Phone Extension: 8052
(518) 736-FMCC (3622)

Building: L 101

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As Assistant Professor, Instruction/Public Services Librarian, Michael V. Daly coordinates and leads the Evans Library’s Information Literacy program including the teaching of over 200 sessions a year for courses covering the entirety of FM’s curriculum. He serves as a library liaison to Health Professions, Humanities, and Social Sciences Divisions.

As active participant in shared governance, Mike currently serves as FM’s alternate delegate to the Faculty Council of Community Colleges. He has also served as Vice-Chair and Chair of the College Senate. He is currently a Senator representing Student and Academic Services Faculty on the College Senate. He has served on FM’s Institutional Assessment Committee, Student Life Committee which he also chaired, the ad-hoc Academic Integrity Committee, and as an advisor for Phi Theta Kappa’s (PTK) Alpha Alpha Upsilon Chapter at FM. He is the campus representative for SUNY’s Faculty Council on Teaching and Technology, the past Co-Chair for SUNY’s Working Group for Information Literacy, and a member of both the SUNY Librarians Association and Association of College and Research Libraries.

A frequent presenter at local, state and national conferences on the topics of active teaching and learning, open educational resources (OER) and the role technology plays in pedagogy, Mike is always willing to share FM’s success stories to any who will listen. Highlights of his conference presentations:

  • Keynote presenter, Monroe Community College’s LeRoy V. Good Library Development Day “On the Outside Looking In: Reframing how Librarians Think About (and do) Teaching” Rochester, NY January 2016
  • Co-presenter, 15th Annual International Open Education Conference, “SUNY Libraries and Open Educational Resources: Our Evolving Plan of Action” Vancouver, BC November 2015
  • Presenter, HFM BOCES’s School Library Technology Day, “Zaption: Video Collaboration with Teachers and Students” Johnstown, NY, August 2015
  • Co-Presenter, SUNY Conference on Instruction and Technology, “Communities of Openness: Educators as Open Resources” SUNY Geneseo, June 2015

During 2015-2016, Mike was the campus lead for FM’s participation in a SUNY Innovative Instruction Technology Grant project, “SUNY Open Educational Resources: Improving Faculty Discovery and Adoption.” He was also a grant recipient and Co-Principal Investigator for SUNY’s IITG funded-project, “Developing a SUNY-wide Transliteracy Learning Collaborative to Promote Information and Technology Collaboration” in 2013 and the grant recipient for Empire State College’s Partners in Innovation and Leadership in Online Teaching Project (PILOT).

Mike earned a B.A. in English from Union College and a M.S.I.S. from University at Albany where he is currently taking graduate courses toward a M.A. in English. He is a 2010 graduate of Association of College Research Libraries Immersion Program for Instructional Librarians.