Charles File


Charles File, Ph.D. is a computational social scientist specializing in social media, identity, and security. He graduated from the School of Communication and Information at Rutgers University, where he was a Rutgers Presidential Fellow. He has an MA in Media, Culture, and Communication from NYU, and a BA Summa Cum Laude from the College Scholar program at Cornell University.

Prior to returning to academia, he worked as an interactive project manager in the advertising industry.

Charles File's Erdös number is 4.