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WHO

Associate Professor, Sociology/Public Policy

Adjunct Professor Technology and Social Science Iovine Young Academy for Arts, Technology, and the Business of Innovation at University of Southern California

PhD Sociology, Yale University, BA Mathematical, Physical & Computer Sciences, New College of Florida

WHERE

5000 Macarthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613
Vera Long Room 105 510.430.3242

danryan at mills dot edu

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WHY
Innovation education, innovation in education, sociology of information, communities of organization, technology and society

WHEN

Office Hours: Tu We 2pm-4pm by appointment.

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WHAT

COURSES: (current) Innovation as a Liberal Art + Social Theory + Human Centered Design + Simulation and Modeling in the Social and Policy Sciences + Research Methods + Capstone Seminars + Sociology of Everyday Life + Social Control + The popUp Curriculum + Social Networks + Math and Social Science + Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software
Teaching Evaluations 1998-present

ADVISING: Home

PUBLICATIONS: (articles) Notification + Time + Coalitions + Everything is Political ++ (book) Ghosts of Organizations Past ++ (reviews+)

HOW

I use
organizational analysis,
network analysis,
phenomenology,
agent models,
laser cutting,
3d printing,
simulation,
javascript,
python,
video,
GIS,
d3