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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 France 23: Associate Professor Joyojeet Pal "Disinformation stalks Rahul Gandhi on trans-India trek
Pal: Difficult to overcome disinformation in polarized Indian political climate

"With the level of polarization we see in India right now, people will believe or at least pretend to believe what better suits their predispositions than what is fact," said Pal.

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“UMSI at CSCW2022. November 8-22. Held virtually.”
Preview new research from 40+ UMSI scholars presenting at CSCW 2022

What are University of Michigan School of Information faculty and students bringing to CSCW ’22? Link to a schedule of UMSI scholars’ virtual presentations so you don’t miss the next big thing.

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