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Nicole Ellison

Nicole Ellison

Karl E Weick Collegiate Professor of Information and Professor of Information, School of Information Email: enicole@umich.edu Phone: 734/647-1430
Office: School of Information/3384 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Personal website

Biography

See my personal website for a list of my current projects and a list of publications. 

Areas of interest

Computer-mediated communication, mediated interpersonal interaction, self-presentation, use of social media in organizations, relationship initiation and maintenance in online contexts, virtual communities, social network sites, online dating sites, educational uses of new technologies, college access and social media 

Education

B.A. cum laude in English, Barnard College, Columbia University, New York City, NY. (February, 1991)

M.A., Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. (May, 1998).

Ph.D. Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. (December, 1999).

News

Nicole Ellison
Why don't we click on some social media posts?

Why do we click on some social media posts but not on others, even if we've taken the time to read and think about them?

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Nicole Ellison
Ellison voted International Communication Association Fellow

UMSI professor recognized for scholarly contributions to communication field.

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