Casey Fiesler is an assistant professor in the Department of Information Science (and Computer Science, by courtesy) at the University of Colorado Boulder. Armed with a PhD in Human-Centered Computing from Georgia Tech and a JD from Vanderbilt Law School, she primarily researches social computing, law, ethics, and fan communities (occasionally all at the same time). [curriculum vitae]
Latest Blog Post: How I Steal Social Security Numbers (or, How NOT to Do Website Security)
If you’re looking for my Computer Engineer Barbie remix, here!
07.12.17 UW DUB seminar in Seattle, WA
07.23.17 CSST Leadership Retreat in Charleston, SC
11.02.17 Ethics & Privacy workshop in NYC
08.15.17 I wrote a piece analyzing a recent court case on data scraping, as it relates to social computing research and terms of service.
07.12.17 I gave a talk at the DUB seminar at University of Washington: “Internet Rules: Law, Norms, and Ethics for Online Content Creation”
07.05.17 The CU Department of Information Science is featured in an issue of Interactions!
05.07.17 I was a panelist on a number of panels at CHI 2017: policy impacts on our community, online content moderation, and SIGCHI research ethics.
04.02.17 I wrote a piece for Slate on data privacy, unroll.me, and how bad ethics are good business: Companies don’t really want you to read their Terms of Service.