Our Mission

The Social Media Lab is multi and interdisciplinary research laboratory at the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University. The lab’s research seeks to advance the public’s understanding of the benefits and pitfalls of social media adoption.

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Recent Posts

Social Media Lab Partner with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace’s New Partnership for...

Citizens, governments, and tech platforms around the world increasingly struggle to counter influence operations.

Tenure Track Position in Information Technology Management @TRSMRyersonU in #Toronto #AcademicTwitter #academicjobs #HigherEd

Deadline to Apply:Wednesday, January 15, 2020Ryerson University: Ted Rogers School of Management...

Detecting Bots, Trolls and Toxicity Online – One Interaction at a Time. #elxn43 #cdnpoli...

This post is part of the Social Media Lab #ELXN43 Transparency Initiative. It's part two of a two-part post that summarizes...

Fingerprinting a Known #Misinformation Campaign: Breaking Down the Tactics of the Russian Internet...

This post is part of the Social Media Lab #ELXN43 Transparency Initiative. It's part one of a two-part post that summarizes...
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Coming to a Facebook Timeline Near You: Who has spent the most on political...

Social media advertising gives candidates, political parties and interest groups the ability to appeal to narrowly defined groups within the broader community....