Faculty profile

Ulises A. Mejias

Director, Institute for Global Engagement


222B Marano Campus Center

Office hours

Monday 2-2:30, Wednesday 11-11:30, or by appointment (schedule.ulisesmejias.com)

Fall 2021 Schedule: 

  • BRC 421 HY1 Social Networks & the Web W 5:10 - 6:30 pm Marano Campus Center 142
  • BRC 421 ON1 Social Networks & the Web ONLINE
  • BRC 521 HY1 Social Networks & the Web W 3 - 4:20 pm Marano Campus Center 164
  • BRC 521 ON1 Social Networks & the Web ONLINE
  • COM 590 800 Strategic COM Thesis/Ap Project


Critical internet studies, philosophy and sociology of technology, and political economy of digital media.



  • Couldry, N. and Mejias, U. (2019). The Costs of Connection: How Data is Colonizing Human Life and Appropriating it for Capitalism. Stanford University Press.
  • Mejias, U. (2013). Off the Network: Disrupting the Digital World. University of Minnesota Press.

(For a full list of publications, see https://ulisesmejias.com)



  • EdD in Communication, Computing and Technology in Education - Teachers College, Columbia University
  • MS in Organizational Communication, Learning and Design - Ithaca College
  • BFA in Film, Photography and Visual Arts - Ithaca College