Brian Keegan


Brian was born in Oregon and lived in Fort Collins, Las Vegas, Boston and Chicago before moving to Boulder in 2016. His research explores (1.) how people rapidly self-organize into online collaborations and (2.) how the cannabis industry is adopting data science practices.

He believes in the power of collective action and participatory processes for responsibly governing common pool resources, both online and offline. He lives in North Boulder with his wife and their four-year old son and enjoys gardening, hiking and stargazing.

Local Involvement and Disclosures

Assistant Professor, Department of Information Science, University of Colorado Boulder
Vice Chair, Cannabis Licensing and Advisory Board, City of Boulder
Member, United Campus Workers Colorado (UCW-CWA 7799)


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