Founded in 2011, the BITLab is a group of social science and technology researchers in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University. We conduct research at the intersection of behavior, information, and technology. We have a number of active projects going on right now, supported by almost $2 million in external grants from the US National Science Foundation, Google, and Facebook.
Jacob and Rick’s paper about Critical Mass in Wikiprojects was accepted to ICWSM 2014!
We are hiring up to [7 full-time summer research assistants](/summer.html).
BITLab faculty and students have 3 papers at CHI this year!
New Rick received a $489,000 early CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation to study online communities.
To get in contact with BITlab, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
We are located in the Communication Arts and Sciences building in room 249/251.