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, fan communities, and ethics. [curriculum vitae]
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02.25.17 CSCW in Portland, OR
05.06.17 CHI in Denver, CO
01.17.16 Spring semester beginning at CU! I am teaching a PhD level course on information science theory and concepts.
12.01.16 I am helping to organize a workshop at CSCW 2017 on privacy and ethics.
10.17.16 I’m on a panel about Gamergate with other CMCI faculty as part of a Media Studies series. I’m talking about online harassment.
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!