Social & Cultural Studies

Related Faculty

DSC_0274.JPG
Associate Professor
technology appropriation in non-Western societies, technology and socio-economic development, qualitative research methods
Coye Cheshire
Professor
Trust, social exchange, social psychology, and information exchange
pd-11-2010.png
Adjunct Professor
The concept of information; the history of information; the history of "technocracy"; critical information studies.
gneconomist2cr.jpg
Adjunct Professor
The theory, history and social role of "information."

Social & Cultural Studies news

Jen King

School of Information alumna Jennifer King was honored by the iSchools organization for her doctoral dissertation, “Privacy, Disclosure, and Social Exchange Theory.”

Richmond Wong

Instead of looking for design solutions to fix existing problems in privacy, I School researchers used speculative design fictions to explore the potential privacy issues that may arise in future uses and adoptions of emerging biosensing technologies.

Information and Society, by Michael Buckland

Information and Society, by emeritus professor Michael Buckland wins ASIS&T’s 2018 Best Information Science Book Award.

ctsp_thumb_1.png
Is technology affecting our mental health? Can technology support free speech and still protect against harassment? How do we embed our biases in big data algorithms? The Center for Technology, Society & Policy wants to explore these questions and more.
David Bamman
Bamman’s work applies natural language processing and machine learning techniques to empirical questions in the humanities and social sciences.
Xiao Qiang
Professor Xiao was named to the list for “for taking on China’s Great Firewall of censorship.”

Pages