Jade E. Davis

Jade E. Davis is the associate director for digital learning in the Center for Teaching and Learning at LaGuardia Community College CUNY. She has a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in communication studies with a focus on media, technology, and culture. Her research looks at how digital media affects how society makes, understands, and accepts knowledge and culture. More specifically, she is interested in spaces that make digital information into knowledge and culture and the ethics and ownership of the data traces that are left behind. She is a former member of the PhD Lab in Digital Knowledge at Duke University’s Program Coordinator for the Digital Media and Learning Competition at HASTAC, and former Ph.D. intern with Microsoft Research New England’s Social Media Collective.