Journal Articles

Dubois, E., Gruzd, A., & Jacobson, J. (in press) Inferring public opinion from social media, the citizens’ perspective. Social Science Computer Review.

Jacobson, J. & Shade, L. R. (in press). Stringtern: Springboarding or stringing along young interns’ careers? Journal of Education and Work.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Wellman, B., & Mai, P. H. (2017). Social media and society: Introduction to the special issue. American Behavioral Scientist, 61(7), 647–652.

Jacobson, J., Lin, C., & McEwen, R. (2017). Aging with technology: Seniors and mobile connections. Canadian Journal of Communication, 42(2), 331–357.

Jacobson, J. (2016). Networked spectators: Social media conversation & moderation at the Olympic opening ceremony. Online Information Review, 40(6), 746-760.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P. H., & Wellman, B. (2016). Understanding communities in an age of social media: The good, the bad, and the complicated. Information, Communication, & Society. 19(9), 1187-1193.

Jacobson, J. & Mascaro, C. (2016). Movember: Twitter conversations in a hairy social movement. Social Media + Society, 2(2): 1-12.

Shade, L. R., & Jacobson, J. (2015). Hungry for the job: The creative economy, unpaid internships, and gender. The Sociological Review, 63(S1): 188-205.

Proceedings – Peer-Reviewed

Jacobson, J. & Gruzd, A. (2018). Employers’ use of young people’s social media: Extending stakeholder theory to social media data. Academy of Management Annual Meeting Proceedings. Chicago, IL.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., & Dubois, E. (2017). You’re hired: Examining acceptance of social media screening of job applicants. 23rd Americas Conference on Information Systems Proceedings. Boston, MA.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., & Dubois, D. (2017). Information visualizations as a tool to study users’ social media privacy concerns. In the Canadian Association for Information Science Conference. Toronto, Ontario.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., & Dubois, E. (2016). Hacking the storage and preservation of social media data. iConference 2016 Proceedings.

McEwen, R., Jacobson, J., & Lin, C. (2015). Mobile & multiple media use across a community’s lifespan: A Canadian longitudinal analysis 1968-2014. Proceedings of the 65th Annual International Communication Association Conference (ICA – Mobile Pre-conference), Puerto Rico, USA.

Jansen, E. H., Jacobson, J., & Resch, G. (2015). eMigrate: Aggregating government open data for enhanced job category selection in support of immigration applications. iConference 2015 Proceedings. 

Lew, A., Wellman, B., McEwen, R., Hayat, Z., & Jacobson, J. (2014). Networks in information: An interactive engagement of theoretical and analytical approaches. iConference 2014 Proceedings (p. 1207-1210).

Jacobson, J. (2012). Information curation. Proceedings of ASIST 2012: The 75th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

Book Chapters – Peer-Reviewed

Jacobson, J. & Shade, L. R. (forthcoming, 2018). Paying our dues: The culture of unpaid internships. In K. Asquith (Ed.), Advertising, Consumer Culture, and Canadian Society: A Reader. Oxford University Press.

Shade, L. R., & Jacobson, J. (2015). Hungry for the job: The creative economy, unpaid internships, and gender. In B. Conor, R. Gill, & S. Taylor (Eds.), Gender and creative labour. Sociological Review Monographs 39. Wiley-Blackwell.

Edited Journal Volumes – Peer-Reviewed

Hemsley, J., Jacobson, J., Gruzd, A., & Mai, P., eds. (forthcoming, 2018). Special issue of Social Media + Society.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Wellman, B., & Mai, P. (2017). Special issue of American Behavioral Scientist, 61(7), 647–793.

Gruzd, A., & Jacobson, J., Mai, P. H., & Wellman, B. (2016). Understanding Communities in an Age of Social Media. Special issue of Information, Communication, & Society, 19(9).

Edited Conference Proceedings – Peer-Reviewed

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P., Hemsley, J., Kwon, K. H., Vatrapu, R., Quan-Haase, A., Sloan, L., & Hodson, J. (2018). Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Social Media & Society. ACM.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P., Hogan, B., Hemsley, J., & Kwon, K. H. (2017). Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Social Media & Society . ACM.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P. H., Ruppert, E., & Murthy, D. (2016). Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Social Media & Society. ACM.

Gruzd, A., & Jacobson, J., Mai, P. H., & Wellman, B. (2015). Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Social Media & Society. ACM. 

Reports

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P., & Dubois, D. (2018). The State of Social Media in Canada 2017. Version: 1.0. Ryerson University Social Media Lab. DOI: 10.5683/SP/AL8Z6R

Conference Proceedings – Non-Refereed

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P., Hemsley, J., Kwon, K. H., Vatrapu, R., Quan-Haase, A., Sloan, L., & Hodson, J. Introduction to the 2018 International Conference on Social Media & Society. Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Social Media & Society – ACM.

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Mai, P. H., Hogan, B., Hemsley, J. & Kwon, K. H. Introduction to 2017 International Conference on Social Media and Society. Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Social Media & Society – ACM.

Gruzd, A., & Jacobson, J., Wellman, B., & Mai, P. H. (2016). Introduction to Social Media and Society Conference. Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Social Media & Society – ACM.

Gruzd, A., & Jacobson, J., Mai, P. H., & Wellman, B. (2015). Introduction to Social Media and Society Conference. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Social Media & Society – ACM.

Book Reviews

Jacobson, J. (2013). AuthenticTM: The politics of ambivalence in a brand culture. Canadian Journal of Communication, 38(4), 673-676.

Jacobson, J. (2013). Self-representation and digital culture. International Journal of Communication, 7, 642-645.

Master’s Thesis

Jacobson, J. (2010). Moustachioed men and marathon moms: The marketing of cancer philanthropy. Master’s thesis. Wilfrid Laurier University.