Katie Shilton | Maryland's iSchool - College of Information Studies - Masters Degree - University Of Maryland

Faculty of Information

School of Information Sciences

College of Communication and Information

College of Communications

Katie Shilton

Katie Shilton
Dr. Katie Shilton, Assistant Professor
Telephone: 
(301) 405-3777

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Office: 4121H Hornbake Building, South Wing

Research Interests:

Social and ethical implications of emerging technologies; information policy; social values and technology design

New information technology calls for new information ethics in defining how digital personal data will be collected, organized and shared. This is a new challenge for archivists, digital curators and information specialists. The iSchool is dedicated to creating information professionals that maintain our values of accessibility and equity while also ensuring personal privacy and preservation.