Clifford Lampe

Office: 
105 S State St 3441 North Quad
Phone: 
517/515-2494
Associate Professor of Information, School of Information

Biography

Cliff is an associate professor in the School of Information. Previously, he spent six years as an assistant professor in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University. He researches the social and technical structures of large scale technology mediated communication, working with sites like Facebook, Wikipedia, Slashdot and Everything2. He has also been involved in the creation of multiple social media and online community projects, usually designed to enable collective action. One of Cliff's core values is combining top quality research with community engagement.

Areas of interest

Social media, online communities, computer-mediated communication, socio-technical systems, social computing, community informatics, technology mediated social participation. For more information, see Personal Website.

Education

BA, Kalamazoo College
PhD, University of Michigan

Research Projects