Caleb Carr comes to Illinois State University’s School of Communication as an assistant professor. He holds a Ph.D. in Media and Information studies from Michigan State University and an M.A. in Interpersonal Communication and a B.S. in Business Administration from Central Michigan University. He has taught at the University of Oklahoma, Michigan State University, Baker College Online, Davenport University, Mid-Michigan Community College, and Central Michigan University.
Carr’s research focuses on the blurring of personal and professional, by individuals and organizations, with technology. His research has often utilized online resources such as discussion groups, World of Warcraft, and other online communities. His work can be found in multiple publications, including the Journal of CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking; Human Communication Research, The Dynamics of Intergroup Communication, and The Networked Self: Identity, Community, and Culture on Social Networking Sites.