I am a Canada Research Chair in Privacy Preserving Digital Technologies, Professor at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University (Canada), and Director of Research at the Social Media Lab. I am also a Member of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists; a co-editor of a multidisciplinary journal on Big Data and Society; and a founding co-chair of the International Conference on Social Media and Society.

Publications

  • Social media marketing: Who is watching the watchers?
  • Subreddit AskScience - 1% sample from 2016 - Learning in the Wild Coding Schema
  • Manual Coding of Toxic and Insulting Tweets during the 2019 Federal Election in Canada
  • Cybervetting and the Public Life of Social Media Data
  • Inoculating against an Infodemic: A Canada-wide COVID-19 News, Social Media, and Misinformation Survey
  • Coding and Classifying Knowledge Exchange on Social Media: a Comparative Analysis of the #Twitterstorians and AskHistorians Communities
  • Going viral: How a single tweet spawned a COVID-19 conspiracy theory on Twitter
  • COVID-19 Fact-checked Claims Dataset
  • Studying the COVID-19 infodemic at scale
  • Making Sweet Music Together: The Affordances of Networked Media for Building Performance Capital by YouTube Musicians
  • Learning in the Wild: Coding Reddit for Learning and Practice
  • Measuring the impact of pharmacoepidemiologic research using altmetrics: A case study of a CNODES drug-safety article
  • Social Media Privacy in Canada
  • EdChat Public Tweets
  • Social Media and Political Engagement in Canada
  • Learning in the wild: coding for learning and practice on Reddit
  • Social Media Content About Children’s Pain and Sleep: Content and Network Analysis
  • Social Media Content About Children’s Pain and Sleep: Content and Network Analysis (Preprint)
  • Cascatas de Fake News Políticas: um estudo de caso no Twitter
  • The State of Social Media in Canada 2020
  • Social Media and Society: Introduction to the Special Issue
  • Learning within Digital Media: Investigating the Relationships Between Student Citation Networks, Assignment Structures, and Learning Outcomes
  • Is Aggression Contagious Online? A Case of Swearing on Donald Trumps Campaign Videos on YouTube
  • Is offensive commenting contagious online? Examining public vs interpersonal swearing in response to Donald Trump’s YouTube campaign videos
  • Introduction to the 2017 International Conference on Social Media and Society
  • Examining Sentiments and Popularity of Pro- and Anti-Vaccination Videos on YouTube
  • An Offline–Online Visual Framework for Clustering Memes in Social Media
  • The State of Social Media in Canada 2017
  • Online Communities
  • Interpersonal Swearing Dictionary
  • Social Media and Local Government in Canada: An Examination of Presence and Purpose
  • Measuring Awareness, Use, and Influence of Information: Where Theory Meets Practice
  • Understanding communities in an age of social media: the good, the bad, and the complicated
  • Introduction to the 2016 International Conference on Social Media and Society
  • Improving Website Navigation with the Wisdom of Crowds
  • Uses and Gratifications factors for social media use in teaching: Instructors perspectives
  • Comparing Friendship vs Communication Networks among Members of Politically Motivated Online Groups
  • Social Media in Educational Practice: Faculty Present and Future Use of Social Media in Teaching
  • Analyzing Social Media and Learning Through Content and Social Network Analysis: A Faceted Methodological Approach
  • Linking Online Identities and Content in Connectivist MOOCs across Multiple Social Media Platforms
  • Investigating Political Polarization on Twitter: A Canadian Perspective
  • MOOCs - international information and education phenomenon?
  • Networked Influence in Social Media: Introduction to the Special Issue
  • Media multiplexity in connectivist MOOCs
  • Introduction to the 2015 social media and society conference
  • Information Wars and Online Activism During the 2013/2014 Crisis in Ukraine: Examining the Social Structures of Pro- and Anti-Maidan Groups
  • A Visual Framework for Clustering Memes in Social Media
  • Introduction to Articles from the 2014 Conference on Social Media & Society
  • Introduction to Social Networking and Communities Minitrack
  • Who are We Modelling
  • Navigating an imagined middle-earth: Finding and analyzing text-based and film-based mental images of Middle-earth through theonering.net online fan community
  • Wired academia: Why social science scholars are using social media
  • Enabling community through social media.
  • Online Communities
  • Introduction to Social Networking and Communities Minitrack
  • Link Sharing on Twitter during Popular Events: Implications for Social Navigation on Websites
  • Learning analytics for the social media age
  • Talking to Twitter users: Motivations behind Twitter use on the Alberta oil sands and the Northern Gateway Pipeline
  • ASIS&T 2014 PANEL: Connecting collections, cultures, and communities: The role of social and other media in the unrests in Egypt, Turkey and Ukraine: Sponsored by SIG-III
  • Emotions in the Twitterverse and Implications for User Interface Design
  • A comparative study of navigation using single vs. community driven tag clouds on websites
  • The origins of SIG-III and its 30 years' journey: Visions and reflections
  • Connected scholars: Examining the role of social media in research practices of faculty using the UTAUT model
  • Website navigation: An exploratory study of three navigation tools for simple web tasks
  • From data to knowledge: Discovery of medical laboratory demand patterns through visualisation techniques
  • Investigating biomedical research literature in the blogosphere: A case study of diabetes and glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c)
  • Geography of Twitter networks
  • Exploring patterns and configurations in networked learning texts
  • NAVEL Gazing: Studying a Networked Scholarly Organization
  • Non-academic and academic social networking sites for online scholarly communities
  • Tenure and promotion in the age of online social media
  • Imagining twitter as an imagined community
  • Is happiness contagious online? A case of twitter and the 2010 Winter Olympics
  • Blogging with CONTEXT: A context-aware information retrieval system for bloggers
  • Automated discovery of social networks in text-based online communities
  • The analysis of online communities using interactive content-based social networks
  • Writing in the library: Exploring tighter integration of digital library use with the writing process
  • Information Representation and Retrieval in the Digital Age (review)
  • The analysis of online communities using interactive content-based social
  • An Empirical Investigation of Gender Dynamics and Organizational Change
  • A noun phrase analysis tool for mining online community conversations
  • Evalutron 6000: Collecting music relevance judgments
  • Toward an understanding of similarity judgments for music digital library evaluation
  • Folksonomies vs. bag-of-words: The evaluation & comparison of different types of document representations
  • Exploring Virtual Communities with the Internet Community Text Analyzer (ICTA)
  • New directions in cognitive information retrieval
  • #1b1t: Investigating Reading Practices at the Turn of the Twenty-first Century
  • Exploring Virtual Communities with the Internet Community Text Analyzer (ICTA)
  • Big Data and Political Science: The Case of VKontakte and the 2014 Euromaidan Revolution in Ukraine
  • A How-to for Using Netlytic to collect and Analyze Social Media Data: A Case Study of the Use of Twitter During the 2014 Euromaidan Revolution in Ukraine
  • Networking Online: Cybercommunities
  • Hacking the Storage and Preservation of Social Media Data
  • Big Data and Political Science: The Case of VKontakte and the 2014 Euromaidan Revolution in Ukraine
  • A How-to for Using Netlytic to collect and Analyze Social Media Data: A Case Study of the Use of Twitter During the 2014 Euromaidan Revolution in Ukraine
  • The Reach of Russian Propaganda & Disinformation in Canada
  • The Reach of Russian Propaganda & Disinformation in Canada
  • The Reach of Russian Propaganda & Disinformation in Canada
  • The Reach of Russian Propaganda & Disinformation in Canada
  • The Reach of Russian Propaganda & Disinformation in Canada
  • How coordinated link sharing behavior and partisans’ narrative framing fan the spread of COVID-19 misinformation and conspiracy theories
  • The State of Social Media in Canada 2022
  • The Reach of Russian Propaganda & Disinformation in Canada
  • The Influence of Influencers

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