Publications

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Robertson, B. W., Johnson, M., Murthy, D., Smith, W. R., & Stephens, K. K. (2019). Using a combination of human insights and ‘deep learning’ for real-time disaster communication. Progress in Disaster Science, 2, 1-11. doi:10.1016/j.pdisas.2019.100030

Stephens, K. K., & Robertson, B. W., & Murthy, D. (2019). Throw me a lifeline: Articulating mobile social network dispersion and the social construction of risk in rescue communication. Mobile Media & Communication. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1177/2050157919846522

Johnson, M., Murthy, D., Robertson, B. W., Smith, W. R., & Stephens K. K. (2019). Evaluating the performance of deep learning methods for hurricane-related image classification. In In Z. Franco, J. J. Gonzalez, & J. H. Canos (Eds.), Proceedings of the 16th International Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM) Conference. Valencia, Spain, May 2019. pdf

Stephens, K. K., & Robertson, B. W.(2018). Mobile devices in training: What are our trainees doing and what can trainers do? In J. D. Wallace & D. Becker (Eds.), Handbook of Communication Training. New York, NY: Routledge. [contact for PDF of chapter]

Smith, W. R., Stephens, K. K., Robertson, B. W., Li, J. & Murthy, D. (2018). Social media in citizen-led disaster response: Rescuer roles, coordination challenges, and untapped potential. In K. Boersma & B. Tomaszewski (Eds.), Proceedings of the 15th International Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM) Conference. Rochester, NY, May 2018. pdf

Stephens, K. K., Li, J., Robertson, B. W., Smith, W. R., & Murthy, D. (2018). Citizens communicating health information: Urging others in their community to seek help during a flood. In K. Boersma & B. Tomaszewski (Eds.), Proceedings of the 15th International Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM) Conference. Rochester, NY, May 2018. pdf

Robertson, B. W., & Kee, K. F. (2017). Social media at work: The roles of job satisfaction, employment status, and Facebook use with co-workers. Computers in Human Behavior, 70, 191-196. doi:10.1016/j.chb.2016.12.080

Hanna, B., Kee, K. F., & Robertson, B. W. (2017). Positive impacts of social media at work: Job satisfaction, job calling, and Facebook use among co-workers. In B. Mohamad, & H. Abu Bakar (Eds.), International Conference on Communication and Media: An International Communication Association Regional Conference (i-COME’16). SHS Web of Conferences 33. doi:10.1051/shsconf/20173300012

Gordon, A., Robertson, B. W., & Sparks, L. (2014). Health care reform: Core value differences between liberal and conservative candidates and voters. In J. C. Tedesco, D. G. Bystrom, M. C. Banwart, & M.S. McKinney (Eds.), AlieNATION: The divide & conquer election of 2012. New York, NY: Peter Lang. [contact for PDF of chapter]

Invited Publications

Hazzard, J., Robertson, B. W., & Zho, Y. (2018). Technologically-mediated communication. In J. A. Daly & M. Harrison (Eds.), Professional Communication Skills. New York, NY: Pearson [contact for PDF of chapter]

Robertson. B. W. (2016). Book review: Stefana Broadbent, “Intimacy at work: How digital media bring private life into the workplace." International Journal of Communication, 11, 341-343. pdf