Research and Bio

Shreeharsh Kelkar

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
510-642-0660
269 Evans Hall

Shreeharsh is an interpretive social scientist interested in understanding how our new computing infrastructures of humans, algorithms, software, and data (or AI, as it's all called these days) are changing labor, work practices, and expertise.  

PUBLICATIONS

Kelkar, Shreeharsh. "Post-truth and the Search for Objectivity: Political Polarization and the Remaking of Knowledge Production." Engaging Science, Technology, and Society 5 (2019): 86-106. 
 
Kelkar, Shreeharsh. "Engineering a platform: The construction of interfaces, users, organizational roles, and the division of labor." New Media & Society 20, no. 7 (2018): 2629-2646. Ungated pre-print available on SocArXiv.
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