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NYIT Cyber-Security Talk

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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