Starr Roxanne Hiltz

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Starr Roxanne Hiltz
Nationality American
Fields Information Systems, Sociology
Institutions New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers–Newark
Alma mater Columbia University, Vassar College
Known for Computer-mediated communication, E-learning
Notable awards EFF Pioneer Award

Starr Roxanne Hiltz is a retired Distinguished Professor of Information Science/Information Systems at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). She, along with Murray Turoff (her husband), are the authors of The Network Nation, a book that is described as "the seminal book that helped define the electronic frontier".[1]

Noteworthy accomplishments and awards[edit]


  1. ^ EFF Pioneer Awards
  2. ^ NJIT : NJIT Awards Starr Roxanne Hiltz Master Teacher Award
  3. ^ Dr. Starr Roxanne Hiltz, ProvenSecure Solutions, Accessed 2017-06-27

Further reading[edit]

  • Subramanian, R. (2013). "Starr Roxanne Hiltz: Pioneer Digital Sociologist". IEEE Annals of the History of Computing. 35: 78–85. doi:10.1109/MAHC.2013.11. 

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