Jean-Fran├žois Blanchette

Associate Professor
Department: Information Studies
218 GSE&IS Building
Phone: (310) 267-5137


Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, U. of British Columbia.
Ph.D., Science and Technology Studies, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
M.Sc., Computer Science (cryptography), Université de Montréal.
B.Sc., Computer Science, Université de Montréal.

Research Interests

Authenticity of electronic information. Social and political dimensions of information security. Digital preservation.
Sociology of mathematics. Privacy and data retention. Materiality and computing. Technology, memory, and oblivion.



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