Call for Applicants: CIPR Senior Research Fellow
Jul30

Call for Applicants: CIPR Senior Research Fellow

As the director of the Center for Information Policy Research, I’m pleased to announce this opportunity for UW-Milwaukee faculty: Call for Applicants: CIPR Senior Research Fellow The Center for Information Policy Research (CIPR) is seeking a Senior Research Fellow for the 2012-2013 academic year. Established in 1998 within the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies (SOIS), CIPR is a multidisciplinary...

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UW-Milwaukee Seeking Fellow in the Social Studies of Information

I’m pleased to announce that the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accepting applications for a postdoctoral fellow in the social studies of information. We are targeting to select someone to join us in August 2012, so timing is tight. Application deadline is June 1. Details below, and feel free to email me with questions. Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Social Studies of Information School of...

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Design and Ethics: Reflections on Practice
Apr02

Design and Ethics: Reflections on Practice

I’ve received a preview copy of an important forthcoming volume, “Design and Ethics: Reflections on Practice,” edited by Emma Felton, Oksana Zelenko, Suzi Vaughan. This book marks an important contribution to the growing “ethical design” or “values in design” community of scholars and practitioners. From the publisher: The value of design for contributing to environmental solutions and a...

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Concurring Opinions hosting Online Symposium on Configuring the Networked Self
Feb28

Concurring Opinions hosting Online Symposium on Configuring the Networked Self

I’m honored and thrilled to be a part of an online symposium featuring Julie Cohen‘s important new book, Configuring the Networked Self: Law, Code, and the Play of Everyday Practice, hosted at Concurring Opinions the week of March 5. Thanks to Danielle Citron for organizing!  Full announcement below: During the week of March 5, we’re going to hold an online symposium on Julie Cohen’s important and engrossing...

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Featured in UWM Research Report: "Limiting the danger of new technologies"
Mar23

Featured in UWM Research Report: "Limiting the danger of new technologies"

Each year the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee issues a research report highlighting some of the innovative and influential research within our campus community. I feel privileged to be featured in the 2011 edition (PDF, page 34). Here’s an excerpt from my story: Limiting the danger of new technologies The Internet, the Web, search engines, social media and other communication/information technologies offer both new potential...

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