Academic Editor

Steven John Thompson


Former Lecturer at Johns Hopkins University and Dartmouth College. My research is on Internet phenomena, access, addiction, agency, control, dependency, divide, policy, and governance; engineering ethics in STS merging the Internet with physical bodies. My last edited reference book was Global Issues and Ethical Considerations in Human Enhancement Technologies published by IGI Global in 2014. My newest edited book is Handbook of Research on Androids, Cyborgs, and Robots in Contemporary Culture and Society to be published in 2017. My areas of expertise include STEM and STEAM curricula and initiatives.

Emerging Technologies Ethical Issues Human-Computer Interaction Science Policy World Wide Web & Web Science

Work details

Adjunct Professor

University of Maryland University College
January 2012
Communication Studies
I teach Media and Society, Mass Media Law, and Writing for Managers online.

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