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.

Recent Posts

Congratulations to Dr. Priya Kumar (@priyakumar613) on her appointment as a Senior Data Analyst...

Congratulations to Dr. Priya Kumar on her appointment as a Senior Data Analyst with the Digital Inclusion...

Can you trust the medical information you find online? A content and network analysis...

Photo by Ben White on UnsplashThe Internet and social media platforms are rife with health misinformation. For...

The Social Media Lab is Pleased to Announce the Appointment of Dr. Melodie (Yunju)...

The Social Media Social Media Lab at Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University is pleased...

What Were the Bots Up to During the 2016 US Presidential Election? – @SMLabTO...

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Science Meets Parliament #SciParl2018

This past November, I had the honor of attending Canada’s inaugural ‘Science Meets Parliament’ event in Ottawa. Researchers, academics, parliamentarians, and policy...

Majority of social media users in Canada avoid talking politics online for fear it...

58% of online Canadian adults say they choose not to post a political comment or link on social media because it might...