Ben Peters PhD

Associate Professor of Media Studies Henry Kendall College of Arts & Sciences
Media Studies
Curriculum Vitae [PDF]


Benjamin Peters is an author, editor, and media scholar. Raised in the Midwest, educated on both coasts, and trained in Russian, he speaks and writes publicly about media from the big bang to big data.

Ph.D., Columbia University
M.A., Stanford University
B.A., Brigham Young University

How do media--and digital media in particular--take shape differently across different regimes of space, time, and power?

Courses related to history and theory of digital media, with emphases on the former Soviet Union and the West.

Association for Slavic, Eastern European, & Eurasian Studies
Association of Internet Researchers
Consortium for the Science of Socio-Technical Systems
International Communication Association
The Society for Social Studies of Science
The Society for the History of Technology

COM 2013 Communication Systems
COM 2523 Communication Technology and Society
COM 3733 Global Media
COM 4893 Topics in Communication
HON 3013 Contemporary and Emerging Issues