Tracey J. Hayes, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Communication & Leadership Studies
Tracey Hayes received her Ph.D. from Arizona State University in Writing, Rhetorics, and Literacies. Her research is anchored in digital media/social advocacy studies in order to understand how social media, in particular Twitter, can be used as a means...
She has received multiple grants and awards and was one of twelve scholars who received a fellowship in 2018 to attend KairosCamp, an Institute for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Her fellowship project involved developing a prototype for an interactive data visualization in order to understand how a protest can garner, mobilize, and sustain interest through data analysis.