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University of Michigan School of Information

Sarita Yardi Schoenebeck

Sarita Schoenebeck

Associate Professor of Information, School of Information Email: Phone:
Office: School of Information/4389 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Personal website


Areas of interest

Social computing, social media, HCI, parents, youth, boundary setting


BA, Dartmouth College

MS, University of California at Berkeley

PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology



"'Characteristics of people who engage in online harassing behavior,' UMSI authors, Song Mi Lee, Cliff Lampe, Sarita Schoenebeck." CHI22 logo with a marti gras mask, New Orleans, LA." Portrait photos of Song Mi Lee, Cliff Lampe and Sarita Schoenebeck.
Anyone can be a cyberbully, not just people who are unhinged

Think only certain people are harassers? New research by U-M says otherwise. "We want to get rid of the idea that harassers are a particular group, or a special species. Everyone has the capacity to cause harm to others in online spaces."

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Headshot of Sarita Schoenebeck. "Quoted by WIRED, Associate professor, Sarita Schoenebeck, 'This is How Twitter's Edit Button Can Actually Work,'" UMSI logo.
Schoenebeck: An edit button for tweets raises a number of issues

In WIRED, Sarita Schoenebeck highlights the issues and solutions surrounding the creation of a Twitter edit button.

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