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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

Jan 27 2015

Cablevision Wants NYIT Interns

Jan 27 2015

Greek Letter Council Kickball Game

Jan 27 2015

A VEF Panel: The Latest on Mergers and Acquisitions

Jan 27 2015

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Jan 27 2015

SAOAO Meeting with Dr. Leslie

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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