Interdisciplinary Studies Field

Shreeharsh Kelkar Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Office Hours

Spring 2020 Office Hours:

Tu: 11:30-1:30 pm

Thu: 11:30-1:30 pm

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.