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It took us way too long but the Community Data Science Collective finally has a home in the Fediverse! Hello!

We're a research collective (made up mostly of academic types) that studies peer production, new forms of organizing, cooperation, and online communities. We study a range of communities... including the Fediverse!

Lots more online: communitydata.science/

Thanks to his committee (@makoshark, @KirstenFoot, @DwMc, @aaronshaw, and @emmaspiro) as well as the family and friends that turned out to see the work presented and defended this morning!

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Huge congratulations to @groceryheist
who just successfully defended his dissertation "Ecology of Online Communities" in @UWComm!

Huge congratulations to @groceryheist who just successfully defended his dissertation "Ecology of Online Community" in @UWComm!

Why do people participate in small online communities? New paper from @sohwng and @jdfoote, forthcoming in @ACM_CSCW blog.communitydata.science/why

If you missed the excellent research presentations by @kayleachampion and @altsalt at last week, a blog post (w/ videos) is up! blog.communitydata.science/com

It took us way too long but the Community Data Science Collective finally has a home in the Fediverse! Hello!

We're a research collective (made up mostly of academic types) that studies peer production, new forms of organizing, cooperation, and online communities. We study a range of communities... including the Fediverse!

Lots more online: communitydata.science/

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