Profiles in "Online Platforms" Expertise Area

  • Dan Gillmor, a journalist and author, is co-founder of the News Co/Lab ( at Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, where he is a professor of practice.
  • Bin Gu’s research interests are in data analytics, online platforms, online social media and social network, mobile commerce and IT-enabled business models.
  • Alexander Halavais is a researcher, author, and creator, interested in the ways in which automation, datafication, and AI change the nature of learning and allow for new forms of creativity, collaboration, and autonomy.
  • Sr. assoc. dean Jessica Pucci leads Cronkite’s curriculum, instruction, student recruitment, L.A. expansion and more. She teaches courses in digital marketing and consults across higher ed on strategy, growth and leadership.
  • Areas of research include information technology, digital platforms, machine learning, data science, social media, FinTech, human algorithm interactions
  • Supports instructional design consultations for ASU Online and provides professional development across the University.
  • Jazzy Quick is a longtime marketing consultant, writer, and educator, who now teaches students to analyze brands and their digital audiences.