Pablo Boczkowski

  • AT&T Research Professor
  • Director, MS in Leadership for Creative Enterprises, School of Communication

Pablo J. Boczkowski is Professor and Director of the Program in Leadership for Creative Enterprises at Northwestern University, and Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Center for the Study of Media and Society in Argentina. He obtained his Ph.D. in the Department of Science and Technology Studies at Cornell University in 2001, under the direction of Trevor Pinch. Prior to joining Northwestern in 2005 he was Cecil and Ida Green Career Development Assistant Professor of Organization Studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management. His research program looks at the transition from print to digital media, with a focus on the organizational and occupational dynamics of contemporary journalism and increasingly examined by adopting a international comparative lens. He is the author of Digitizing the News: Innovation in Online Newspapers (MIT Press, 2004); News at Work: Imitation in an Age of Information Abundance (University of Chicago Press, 2010); The News Gap: When the Information Preferences of the Media and the Public Diverge (MIT Press, November 2013; co-authored with Eugenia Mitchelstein); Media Technologies: Essays on Communication, Materiality and Society (MIT Press, 2014; co-edited with Tarleton Gillespie and Kirsten Foot); Remaking the News: Essays on the Futures of Journalism Scholarship in the Digital Age (MIT Press, forthcoming in May 2017; co-edited with Chris Anderson) and over thirty articles and fifty conference presentations.