Eduardo Gonzalez is a doctoral candidate (ABD) at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. His dissertation research explores the digital divide and disparities in access among migrant communities in the U.S., Latin America, and the Middle East. Specifically, he investigates how refugees and migrants in Mexico and Turkey employ mobile technologies and the Internet during processes of displacement and travel.
Gonzalez’s research is published in communication and media studies (Howard Journal of Communication; Democratic Communiqué), and education (Educational Researcher) journals. His research has received funding from the University of Southern California, the University of Oxford, UC Berkeley, New York University, San Francisco State University, and the Fulbright U.S. Student Program (Turkey 2015-2016; Mexico 2023-2024).
For the 2023-2024 academic year, Gonzalez is a Fulbright-García Robles Researcher and a visiting researcher at El Centro LATAM Digital in Mexico City. You can connect with him via email or at https://www.egonzalez.me.