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Joyojeet Pal

Associate Professor of Information, School of Information Email: Phone: 734/764-1555
Office: School of Information/3445 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Personal website


Joyojeet Pal studies the role of technology in democracy and labor. He specializes in politicians' use of social media, and in misinformation, particularly in India.



Areas of interest

Political Social Media, Misinformation, Future of Work


University of California at Berkeley, PhD in City and Regional Planning



Quoted by article 14. Associate professor Joyojeet Pal. Men's rights activism in India is evolving, Intersecting with Right Wing Campaigns.
Pal: Men’s rights activists in India are spreading misogynistic content online

UMSI associate professor Joyojeet Pal says more people can counter misogynistic online content by “calling out bad behavior.”

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Quoted by Forbes. Associate professor Joyojeet Pal. Free speech absolutist Elon Musk removed BBC documentary critical of India.
Pal: Free speech absolutist Elon Musk isn’t so free in India

UMSI associate professor Joyojeet Pal, says Musk may not have a choice when it comes to free speech in India. 

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