Michelle Bass Portrait.
Michelle Bass, PhD, MSI, AHIP
Manager of Research and Instruction

Michelle manages the Research and Instruction team, whose mission is to embed library instruction in curricula across the three Harvard schools at the Longwood campus, and serves as the liaison to the School of Dental Medicine. Michelle has a PhD in Educational Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She began her career in medical libraries as a University Library Associate at the University of Michigan's Taubman Health Sciences Library while earning her ALA-accredited masters in information science from the University of Michigan's School of Information. Following positions at the University of Chicago Crerar Science Library and Stanford University's Lane Medical Library, Michelle joined the expert team of research and instruction librarians in March 2019 and collaborating with the team is a highlight of this position. She invites you to chat about ideas for library integration in research, classroom, and clinical settings any time.