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Dec 18 2014

BBC to Feature Home2(O) Project in News Segment

Dec 12 2014

NYIT Wins Grant to Develop STEM Programs

Dec 12 2014

NYIT-Abu Dhabi M.S. Granted Local Accreditation

Dec 08 2014

NYIT Study: Thyroid Hormones Reduce Animal Cardiac Arrhythmias

Dec 04 2014

NYIT At White House Event to Announce Commitment to Expand College Access

Jan 06 2015

Transfer Enrollment Day

Jan 07 2015

Transfer Enrollment Day

Jan 08 2015

Transfer Enrollment Day

Jan 27 2015

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Jan 28 2015

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Kevin LaGrandeur, Ph.D.

Kevin LaGrandeurTitle
Associate Professor of English
Director of Technical Writing

Expertise

History of artificial intelligence
Artificial intelligence and ethics
Digital culture and ethics
Technology and teaching
Science, literature and culture

Biography
Kevin LaGrandeur, Ph.D., has explored the intersections of digital technology, culture, philosophy, and English studies. He is the author of Androids and Intelligent Networks in Early Modern Literature and Culture, published in 2012. His articles and presentations focus digital culture, artificial intelligence and ethics, and literature and science. LaGrandeur has published articles in Computers and the Humanties, Science Fiction Studies, and Computers & Texts.

In 2013, he was awarded a $25,000 grant from the European Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency for research into the ethics of robotics, particularly the ethical and philosophical underpinnings of recent efforts to develop an artificial conscience for robots. 

LaGrandeur is a Fellow of the Institute for Ethics & Emerging Technologies. 

 

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