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 law, social computing, fan communities, and ethics. [curriculum vitae]
If you are a current or prospective CU student interested in working with me, please have a look at my research page!
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Latest Blog Post: Teaching Ethics & Policy with Science Fiction: The Crowdsourcing Post!
09.03.16 CSCW PC meeting in New York, NY
11.13.16 GROUP in Sanibel Island, FL
09.07.16 Thrilled that I’ll be presenting two papers at CSCW2017: “What (or Who) Is Public? Privacy Settings and Social Media Content Sharing” and “Growing Their Own: Legitimate Peripheral Participation for Computational Learning in an Online Fandom Community” coming soon!
08.22.16 In Fall 2016 I am teaching a course on information ethics and policy open to both undergraduate and graduate students.
08.17.16 I was interviewed on Denver radio station KGNU about gender politics in the Olympics and the role of social media.
07.15.16 I will be organizing another social computing research ethics workshop, this time at ACM GROUP. Submissions due August 12!
05.27.16 Organized a successful workshop at ICWSM on social media research ethics – thanks to a great group of participants!