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Erhardt Graeff

  • PhD Researcher
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab
  • 2h-indexImpact measure calculated using publication and citation counts. Updated daily.
  • 19CitationsNumber of citations received by Erhardt's publications. Updated daily.

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Research interests

and Social CapitalJournalism/MediaEntrepreneurshipEducationDigital DividesCivic Engagement


Co-Founder of BetterGrads Founding Member of the Web Ecology Project Founding Trustee of The Awesome Foundation (now: Boston Chapter) Researcher on The GoodPlay Project at Harvard Project Zero

Co-authors (3)

Publications (5)

  • The battle for 'Trayvon Martin': Mapping a media controversy online and off-line

    • Graeff E
    • Stempeck M
    • Zuckerman E
  • The Revolutions Were Tweeted: Information Flows During the 2011 Tunisian and Egyptian Revolutions

    • Lotan G
    • Graeff E
    • Ananny M
    • et al.
  • Afghanistan and its Election on Twitter: The Macro Picture

    • Graeff E
    • Woodworth S
  • Reimagining Internet Studies: A Web Ecology Perspective

  • Reviewing the author-function in the age of wikipedia

    • Ray A
    • Graeff E

Professional experience

PhD Researcher

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Media Lab

June 2012 - Present

Lead Researcher

Web Ecology Project

June 2009 - April 2012(3 years)

Research Assistant

Project Zero, Harvard Graduate School of Education

December 2009 - February 2012(2 years)

Research Assistant

Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University

February 2009 - December 2009(10 months)

Education history

M.Phil. in Modern Society and Global Transformations

Darwin College, University of Cambridge

October 2007 - June 2008(8 months)

B.S. in International Studies

Rochester Institute of Technology

September 2006 - May 2007(8 months)

B.S. in Information Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology

September 2002 - May 2006(4 years)