A panel of members of the Social Media and Society Cluster will convene at SC&I Ph.D. Recruitment Day to discuss their social media-oriented research on Friday, April 7 from 1:30 to 3:30pm in the Room 323, SC&I building. Faculty and Ph.D. students and guests are welcome! Light refreshments will be served.


Organizer and Moderator: Dr. Mary Chayko, Cluster Chair

“Sensing, Understanding, and Shaping Human Behavior” – Dr. Vivek Singh

“Frites, Flags, and Faux Pas: Imagined Nationality in Social Media Expressions of Sympathy after the Brussels Attacks” – Dr. Susan Keith

“Rethinking Boundaries of Urban Ethnography and Communication” – Dr. Jeffrey Lane

“Social Information Seeking” – Dr. Chirag Shah