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Jan 20 2015

NYIT Selected to Participate in Epicenter’s Pathways to Innovation Program

Jan 13 2015

NYIT Ranks Among 2015 U.S. News Best Online Programs

Dec 23 2014

Architecture and Medical Students Launch Global Competition for Healthy Designs

Dec 18 2014

BBC to Feature Home2(O) Project in News Segment

Dec 12 2014

NYIT Wins Grant to Develop STEM Programs

Jul 03 2015

Independence Day Holiday

Jul 06 2015

Summer Session II Begins!

Jul 06 2015

Career Networking Club

Jul 06 2015

Summer 2015 Technology & Engineering Experience

Jul 07 2015

Graduate Tuesdays

Kevin LaGrandeur, Ph.D.
Kevin LaGrandeur

Title

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 … read more.

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