Grooms - Bio

Brent Grooms
Research Associate
Phone: (850) 645-5683

Information Institute
Florida State University
Room 010 Louis Shores Building



Brent Grooms joined the Information Institute in March 2011.  Before working at the Institute, he worked as Librarian at the Southwest Florida College, as a help desk support associate at the College of Communication & Information at Florida State University, and as a columnist for the Website  His research interests are in social media, health informatics and bridging the digital divide.

Brent holds an Associates of Art degree from the Art Institute of Seattle where he majored in Audio Production, a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where he majored in Information Studies, and a Master of Science degree in Library and Information Studies from Florida State University.  He will begin working on his PhD in Information Studies this fall at Florida State University.