Our Team Hero

Our Team

Our Team

Team

 

 

Leadership

 

 

 

 

Dr. Rebekah Tromble

Rebekah Tromble

Director, Institute for Data, Democracy & Politics

Dr. Rebekah Tromble is an Associate Professor in the School of Media and Public Affairs. Her research focuses on political communication, digital research methodology, and research ethics, with particular interests in political discourse on social media, as well as the spread and impact of online misinformation.

David A. Broniatowski

David A. Broniatowski

Associate Director, Institute for Data, Democracy & Politics

Dr. Broniatowski is an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and formerly lead IDDP's Meaningful Open Source Indicators (MOSI). He conducts research in decision making under uncertainty, collective decision making, the design and regulation of complex information flow systems, and how behavior spreads online. 

 

Principal Investigator

 

 

 

Frank Sesno

Frank Sesno

Professor of Media and Public Affairs and International Affairs and Co-Principal Investigator 

 

 

 

Past Leadership

 

 

 

 

Dr. Steven Livingston

Steven Livingston

Founding Director, Institute for Data, Democracy, and Politics (IDDP)

Dr. Steven Livingston is a Professor of Media and Public Affairs and International Affairs. He studies the role of technology in politics and policy processes, including human rights monitoring, disinformation campaigns, governance, and the provisioning of public goods.

 

 

 

 

Knight Fellows

 

 

 

Seyi Akiwowo

Seyi Akiwowo

Knight Fellow, Founder and Executive Director of Glitch

 

Our Researchers

 

 

 

Neil Johnson

Neil Johnson

Professor of Physics Columbian College of Arts and Sciences 

Ethan Porter

Ethan Porter

Assistant Professor of Media and Public Affairs 

Aylin Caliskan

Aylin Caliskan

Assistant Professor School of Engineering and Applied Sciences 

Howie Huang

Howie Huang

Professor School of Engineering and Applied Sciences 

Robert Pless

Robert Pless

Professor School of Engineering and Applied Sciences 

Kim Gross

Kim Gross

Vice Dean, Programs & Operations Columbian College of Arts and Sciences 

Babak Bahador

Babak Bahador

Associate Research Professor of Media and Public Affairs 

Trevor Davis

Trevor Davis

Research Professor of the School of Media and Public Affairs