Andrew Iliadis

Andrew Iliadis

  • Lew Klein College of Media and Communication

    • Media Studies and Production

      • Assistant Professor

Biography

Andrew Iliadis is an assistant professor at Temple University in the Department of Media Studies and Production (within the Klein College of Media and Communication) and serves on the faculties of the Media and Communication Doctoral Program, Cultural Analytics Graduate Certificate Program, and Science Studies Network. His work focuses on the social implications of big data and algorithms with specific interests in semantic computing (things like metadata, web schemas, knowledge graphs, applied ontologies) and embodied computing (things like wearables, embeddables, ingestibles, implantables). He has work published in or forthcoming from Global Media and Communication, International Review of Information Ethics, Big Data & Society, Philosophy & Technology, Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, The SAGE Encyclopedia of the Internet, Online Information Review, Communication Booknotes Quarterly, and the Canadian Journal of Communication, among others.

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Publications

Books

Pedersen, I. & Iliadis, A. (Eds.). (2020). Embodied computing: Wearables, implantables, embeddables, ingestibles. MIT Press. https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/embodied-computing

Recent Articles

Iliadis, A., Liao, T., Pedersen, I., & Han, J. (2021). Learning about metadata and machines: Teaching students using a novel structured database activity. Journal of Communication Pedagogy, 4, 152-165. https://doi.org/10.31446/JCP.2021.1.14

Liao, T., & Iliadis, A. (2021). A future so close: Mapping 10 years of promises and futures across the augmented reality development cycle. New Media & Society, 23(2), 258-283. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461444820924623

Iliadis, A. (2020). Computer guts and swallowed sensors: Ingestibles made palatable in an era of embodied computing. In I. Pedersen & A. Iliadis (Eds.), Embodied computing: Wearables, implantables, embeddables, ingestibles (pp. 1-20). MIT Press. https://doi.org/10.7551/mitpress/11564.003.0003

Bencherki, N., & Iliadis, A. (2019). The constitution of organization as informational individuation. Communication Theory, 31(3), 442-462. https://doi.org/10.1093/ct/qtz018

Iliadis, A. (2019). The Tower of Babel problem: Making data make sense with Basic Formal Ontology. Online Information Review, 43(6), 1021-1045. https://doi.org/10.1108/OIR-07-2018-0210

Burns, R., Hawkins, B., Hoffmann, A. L., Iliadis, A., & Thatcher, J. (2018). Transdisciplinary approaches to critical data studies (pp. 657-660). Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 55(1). https://doi.org/10.1002/pra2.2018.14505501074

Iliadis, A. (2018). Cyberinfrastructure. In Barney Warf (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of the Internet. Los Angeles: Sage. pp. 140-143. dx.doi.org/10.4135/9781473960367.n48

Iliadis, A. & Pedersen, I. (2018). The fabric of digital life: Uncovering sociotechnical tradeoffs in embodied computing through metadata. Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, 16(3), 1-18. doi.org/10.1108/JICES-03-2018-0022

Iliadis, A. (2018). Algorithms, ontology, and social progress. Global Media and Communication, 14(2), 219-230. doi.org/10.1177/1742766518776688

Iliadis, A. & Russo, F. (2016). Critical data studies: An introduction. Big Data & Society, 3(2), 1-7. doi.org/10.1177/2053951716674238

Iliadis, A. (2015) The right to nonparticipation for global digital citizenship. International Review of Information Ethics, 23, 20-34. i-r-i-e.net/inhalt/023/IRIE-023-03.pdf

Education

Degree

Field

School

PhD

Communication and Philosophy

Purdue University

MA

Communication and Culture

Ryerson University and York University

BA

Literature and Cultural Studies

Trent University

Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

MSP 1011

Introduction to Media Theory

Undergraduate

MMC 9749

Social Media Analytics

Graduate

MMC 9883

Directed Readings/Comm

Graduate