June 22, 2016

Social Media and the Workplace


The findings reported here were collected in surveys underwritten by the University of Michigan. The survey questions were designed by Pew Research Center in consultation with Dr. Nicole Ellison and Dr. Cliff Lampe from the University of Michigan’s School of Information.

This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals.

Primary researchers

Kenneth Olmstead, Research Associate, Pew Research Center
Aaron Smith, Associate Director, Pew Research Center
Cliff Lampe, Associate Professor, University of Michigan School of Information
Nicole B. Ellison, Professor, University of Michigan School of Information           

Research team

Lee Rainie, Director, Internet, Science and Technology Research
Mary Madden, Senior Researcher, Pew Research Center
Amanda Lenhart, Associate Director, Pew Research Center   

Editorial and graphic design

Margaret Porteus, Information Graphics Designer
Shannon Greenwood, Copy Editor

Communications and web publishing

Shannon Greenwood, Assistant Digital Producer
Dana Page, Communications Manager