Santa Clara University

Laura Robinson Faculty Fellow

Laura Robinson

Faculty Fellow

Laura Robinson is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology at Santa Clara University. She earned her Ph.D. from UCLA where she held a Mellon Fellowship in Latin American Studies and received a Bourse d?Accueil at the École Normale Supérieure. In addition to holding a postdoctoral fellowship on a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation funded project at the USC Annenberg Center, Robinson has served as Visiting Assistant Professor at Cornell University and Visiting Scholar at Trinity College Dublin. Her research has earned awards from the Computer and Information Technologies Section of the American Sociological Association, the Association of Internet Researchers, and the National Communication Association International and Intercultural Communication. Robinson?s current multi-year study examines digital and informational inequalities. Her other publications explore interaction and identity work, as well as new media in Brazil, France, and the United States. Her website is

Ph.D. Sociology, UCLA

Ph.D. Sociology: University of California, Los Angeles
M.A. European Studies: Euromasters Consortium & University of Bath
Certificat d'Études Supérieures: l'Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III