Frances Ryan

Frances Ryan

Mrs Frances Ryan

Research student


Frances Ryan is a PhD student in the Centre for Social Informatics. Her research explores the role of online information in reputation management. For further information on this work, please see

Frances holds Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Central Washington University (USA), with a minor in Historical Tourism, and a Master of Letters in Media and Culture (with distinction) from the University of Stirling (UK) where her dissertation investigated the sharing of news and information through social networking sites.




Fellowships and Awards

  • Principal's Research Excellence Award for Outstanding Outstanding contribution to university life by a research student
  • Best Paper Award: IDIMC 2016
  • Frances Ryan awarded John Campbell Trust bursary


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