Professor of Communication, UIC
Steve Jones is UIC Distinguished Professor of Communication, research associate in the UIC Electronic Visualization Laboratory, adjunct professor of computer science and Adjunct Research Professor in the Institute of Communications Research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is author and editor of numerous books, including "Society Online", "CyberSociety" and "Virtual Culture". Jones founded and served as first president of the Association of Internet Researchers and served as senior research fellow at the Pew Internet & American Life Project. He is editor of "New Media & Society", co-editor of "Mobile Media & Communication" and edits "Digital Formations", a series of books on digital media, the Internet and communication.