William H. Dutton

Professor of Media and Information Policy, Michigan State University

William H. Dutton is the Quello Professor of Media and Information Policy in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at MSU, where he serves as Director of the Quello Center. Bill was the first Professor of Internet Studies at the University of Oxford where he was founding director of the Oxford Internet Institute, and a Fellow of Balliol College, and a Professor Emeritus at the Annenberg School at USC, where he was elected President of the University’s Faculty Senate. He has recently edited the Oxford Handbook of Internet Studies (OUP 2013), four volumes on Politics and the Internet (Routledge 2014), and a reader entitled Society and the Internet, with Mark Graham (OUP 2014).

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Media and Information Policy, Michigan State University

Honours

ICA Fellow, Fulbright Scholar, Fred Williams Award for Contributions to the Study of Communication Technology, William F. Ogburn Lifetime Achievement Award from the Communication and Information Technologies Section of the American Sociological Association