Ethan Zuckerman

Center for Civic Media, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ethan Zuckerman is a blogger and Internet activist, and the director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Center for Civic Media.

Zuckerman previously worked at Tripod.com and founded Geekcorps and Global Voices Online. He was also a senior researcher at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, and, along with Rebecca MacKinnon, the co-founder of Global Voices. In 2011, Zuckerman became the director of the MIT Center for Civic Media.

Zuckerman was also a contributing writer at Worldchanging.com. His writing has appeared in Harvard Business Review, Foreign Policy, and other publications.

Zuckerman is on the board of directors of Ushahidi, Global Voices, and and the Ghanaian journalism training nonprofit PenPlusBytes.

Last Updated: June 30, 2017