- Fulbright Award (2005)
Robert Goehlert retired from IU in 2012 after serving as a librarian for social sciences and librarian for economics, political science, global studies, criminal justice, and West European studies. He also served as an adjunct faculty member in the School of Library and Information Science (now the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering) during his time at IU. Goehlert joined IU's faculty as an assistant librarian and subject specialist for political science, economics and forensic studies in the University Libraries in 1976 after serving as a visiting affiliate librarian and acting economics and political science subject specialist the year prior. He received his B.A. from the University of Massachusetts in 1970 and his M.A. in Political Science in 1972, M.L.S. in Library Science in 1976, and Ph.D. in Political Science from Indiana University Bloomington.
During the 2005-2006 academic year, Goehlert participated in the Fulbright Senior Specialist Program where he taught a collection development course for students at the University of Zagreb in Croatia. He was the recipient of the William Evans Jenkins Librarian Award from the IU Bloomington Library Faculty Council in 2006.