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Libby Hemphill

Libby Hemphill

Assistant Professor of Communication and Information Studies

Phone: 

312.567.3465

Fax: 

312.567.5187

Email: 

Office: 

SH 214

Education 

Ph.D., University of Michigan School of Information, Information
M.S., University of Michigan School of Information, Information
B.A., The University of Chicago, General Studies in the Humanities

Research Interests 

Social media and social movements
Political communication
Data access and curation
Computer-mediated communication

Professional Society Memberships 

Selected Publications 

Guberman, J., Schmitz, C., and Hemphill, L. (in press) First steps in quantifying toxicity and verbal violence on Twitter. Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, San Francisco, CA.

Rao, X., and Hemphill, L. (in press) Asian American Chicago Network: A Preliminary Study of Facebook Group Use By Immigrant Groups. Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, San Francisco, CA.

Shapiro, M.A., Hemphill, L., Otterbacher, J., and Park, H.-W. (in press) Twitter and Political Communication in Korea: Are Members of the Assembly Doing What They Say? Journal of Asia Pacific Studies.

Auer, J.C., Kao, C-Y., Hemphill, L., Johnston, E.W., Teasley, S.D. (2014) The Uncertainty Challenge of Contingent Collaboration. Human Resource Management Journal. 24(4), 531-547. doi: 10.1111/1748-8583.12045.

Hemphill, L., Roback, A. (2014) Tweet Acts: How Constituents Lobby Congress via Twitter. Proceedings of the 2014 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Baltimore, MD. doi: 10.1145/2531602.2531735

Hemphill, L., Otterbacher, J., and Shapiro, M.A. (2013) What’s Congress Doing on Twitter? Proceedings of the 2013 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), San Antonio, TX, 887-886. doi: 10.1145/2441776.2441876

Hemphill, L. (2011) On the Road: Making Space to Reflect and to Listen. In Carlsen, A. and Dutton, J. (Eds.), Research Alive: Exploring Generative Moments of Doing Qualitative Research. Copenhagen Business School Press, Copenhagen.

Teasley, S.D., Schleyer, T., Hemphill, L. and Cook, E. (2008) Case Studies: Three Distributed Biomedical Research Centers. In Olson, G., Zimmerman, A., and Bos, N. (Eds.), Scientific Collaboration on the Internet. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.

Hemphill, L., and Begel, A. (2008) How will you see my greatness if you can't see me? Poster presented at the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, San Diego, CA.

Hemphill, L. and Yew, J. (2007) TWiki and WetPaint: Two wikis in academic environments. Proceedings of the 2007 International ACM SIGGROUP Conference on Supporting Group Work, Sanibel Island, FL.