Headshot of Rose ChouRose L. Chou (she/her/hers) is Budget & Personnel Manager at American University Library. Previously, Rose worked as Reference Archivist at the Smithsonian’s National Anthropological Archives and as a Reference Librarian and Circulation Specialist at AU Library. She received her MLIS with a specialization in archives from San Jose State University and BA in Sociology from Boston College. Rose is co-editor of Pushing the Margins: Women of Color and Intersectionality in LIS, and is a series editor of the Litwin Books/Library Juice Press Series on Critical Race Studies and Multiculturalism in LIS. She serves on the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association Executive Board as Member-at-Large.

Rose is a 2011 SAA Mosaic Scholar, 2013 ARL CEP Fellow, and 2014 Minnesota Institute for Early Career Librarians alumna. Rose is a recipient of the 2019 ACRL WGSS Award for Significant Achievement in Women & Gender Studies Librarianship. Her research interests include race, gender, and social justice in LIS.

Contact: roselovechou (at) gmail (dot) com