Exploring Some Risks of Academic Social Media

There are many benefits of social media, but unfortunately we cannot lose sight of the risks. (Photo from unsplash)
Prof Jackson shares how he finds value in twitter, but that others may dismiss it. (From twitter)
Twitter poll of votes — showing 1/3 of people have received negative offline comments about their tweeting.
As Dr Jayasinghe mentions — the folks who receive negative comments are likely to be from marginalised groups.
A simple poll about social media policies. (poll from twitter)
Poll on social media benefits (from twitter)



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Dr Ben Britton

Dr Ben Britton


Atomic sorcerer, based at UBC (Canada). Plays with metals. Discusses academic life. Swooshes down ski slopes. Pegs it round parks. (Views my own)