Journal Articles

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

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

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). 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

Gruzd, A., Jacobson, J., Wellman, B., & Mai, P. (2017, forthcoming). Special issue of American Behavioral Scientist.

Gruzd, A., & Jacobson, J. (2017, forthcoming). Special theme issue of Big Data & Society.

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. H. (forthcoming, 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. 

Conference Proceedings – Non-Refereed

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.