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Axel Bruns

  • Dr
  • ARC Future Fellow
  • Queensland University of Technology Faculty of Creative Industries
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Recent publications

  • Detecting Twitter Bots That Share SoundCloud Tracks

    • Bruns A
    • Moon B
    • Münch F
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  • What Journalists Share: A Comparative Study of the National Press Corps in Australia and Germany

    • Bruns A
    • Nuernbergk C
    • Schapals A
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Professional experience

ARC Future Fellow

Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology

April 2014 - Present

Leader

Social Media Research Group, Queensland University of Technology

May 2013 - Present

Professor

Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of Technology

December 2000 - Present

Chief Investigator

ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, Queensland University of Technology

Education

PhD

University of Queensland

July 1998 - September 2002(4 years)

About

Dr Axel Bruns is a Professor and ARC Future Fellow in the Digital Media Research Centre at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, and was a Chief Investigator in the ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation (http://cci.edu.au/). He is the author of Blogs, Wikipedia, Second Life and Beyond: From Production to Produsage (2008) and Gatewatching: Collaborative Online News Production (2005), and a co-editor of Twitter and Society (2014), A Companion to New Media Dynamics (2012) and Uses of Blogs (2006). Bruns is an expert on the impact of user-led content creation, or produsage, and his current work focusses on the study of user participation in social media spaces such as Twitter, especially in the context of acute events. His research blog is at http://snurb.info/, and he tweets at @snurb_dot_info. See http://mappingonlinepublics.net/ for more details on his current social media research.

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