VCU Libraries Faculty Vita
Teaching and Learning Librarian
Teaching and Learning
Room 135, James Branch Cabell Library
M.S. Library Science, University of North Texas, 2010
B.A. English Literature, Randolph College, 2004
Previous Professional Experience
Assistant Branch Manager, Chesterfield County Public Library, 2011-2013
Temporary Reference Assistant, Randolph-Macon College, 2013
Adjunct Instructor, Bryant and Stratton College, 2011-2012
Circulation Supervisor, Randolph-Macon College, 2008-2011
Virtual Reference Librarian, My Info Quest, 2010-2011
Hodge, M. (November 2013.) Prince or Plebe?: Success at All Levels of the Library Hierarchy. In M. Aho and E. Bennett (Eds.), The Machiavellian Librarian. Cambridge, UK: Chandos.
Hodge, M. and Spoor, N. Congratulations! You’ve Landed an Interview: What Do Hiring Committees Really Want? (2012). New Library World, 113 (3/4).
Hodge, M. The Introvert’s Guide to Networking. LIScareer.com, December 2012.
Appleton, B., Hodge, M. & Jabaily, M. Virginia’s Emerging Leaders. (2012). Virginia Libraries, 58 (3).
Hodge, M. New Perspectives on Leadership: How to Be a Library Leader Even if You’re in School or Underemployed. (2011). Library Leadership & Management, 25 (3).
Hodge, M. Nothing Middling about Midwinter. (2011). (NMRT) Footnotes, 40 (3).
Hodge, M. LIS Student-to-Staff Representative at ALA Conference. (2010). University of North Texas College of Information Call Number, 69 (2), 25.
Hodge, M. School and Public Librarians Provide Strategies for Reaching Latino Youth. (2010). ALA Cognotes, 2010 (28), 8, 10.
Hodge, M. Cataloging and Beyond: The Year of Cataloging Research. (2010). ALA Cognotes, 2010 (28), 30.
Hodge, M. Emerging Leader Poster Session Includes Team Efforts. (2010). ALA Cognotes, 2010 (27), 21.
Hodge, M. Authors Recognized for Contributions to Children’s Literature at Newbery Caldecott Awards Banquet. (2010). ALA Cognotes, 2010 (13), 6.
Hodge, M. A First-Timer Goes to Annual: Conference Report from a Student-to-Staff Participant. (2010). (NMRT) Footnotes, 40 (1).
“Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Finding Your First Librarian Job” with Suzy Szasz Palmer, Pixey Mosley, Ashley Parker, and Barbara Ferrara. ALA Annual presentation. Co-sponsored by LLAMA, NMRT, and the JobLIST Placement Center. Chicago, IL. June 30, 2013.
“How to Succeed in Networking Without Really Trying.” ALA Annual NMRT President’s Program pecha kucha panel. Anaheim, CA. June 23, 2012.
“Inside an Interview: Understanding What Hiring Committees Want” with M. Teresa Doherty and Nicole Spoor. ALA Annual JobLIST Placement Center presentation. New Orleans, LA. June 26, 2011.
“How to Be a Library Leader Even If You’re in School or Underemployed.” ALA Annual LLAMA/NMRT New Leaders Discussion Group panel. New Orleans, LA. June 25, 2011.
“Congratulations! You’ve Landed an Interview: What Do Hiring Committees Really Want?” with Nicole Spoor. ALA Annual poster session. New Orleans, LA. June 25, 2011.
“ACRL 101: Enhancing the Annual Conference Experience for 1st Time ACRL Attendees” with Elizabeth Berman, William Breitbach, Tabitha Farney, Breanne Kirsch, and John Meier. ALA Annual Emerging Leader poster session. New Orleans, LA. June 24, 2011.
Congratulations! You’ve Landed an Interview: What Do Hiring Committees Really Want.” IFLA World Library and Information Congress New Professionals Special Interest Group panel. San Juan, PR. August 14, 2011.
“Got Leadership?” Virginia Library Association Conference. Williamsburg, VA. October 25, 2012. Organizer and moderator.
"Interviewing: Tips from the Other Side of the Table" with M. Teresa Doherty, Deborah Lammers, and Nicole Spoor. Virginia Library Association Paraprofessional Conference. Richmond, VA. May 27, 2012.
"Interviewing: Tips from the Other Side of the Table" with M. Teresa Doherty, Deborah Lammers, and Nicole Spoor. Virginia Library Association Conference. Portsmouth, VA. October 27, 2011.
“Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Finding Your First Librarian Job.” With Suzy Szasz Palmer and Ashley Parker-Graves. ALA Virtual Conference. July 25, 2013. Organizer and moderator.
“Research- and Experience-Based Tips on How to Succeed in an Entry-Level Librarian Interview.” With M. Teresa Doherty, Deborah Lammers, and Nicole Spoor. LLAMA webinar. July 25, 2012.
Virginia Library Association
- New Members Round Table
- Virginia Leadership Development Forum
Virginia Library Association College and Research Libraries
American Library Association
American Library Association Allied Professional Association
- Committee on the Salaries and Status of Library Workers
Association of College Research Libraries
- Leadership Discussion Group
- New Members Discussion Group
Library Leadership and Management Association
New Members Round Table, Vice President
Round Table Coordinating Assembly