Cole Edick

Program Coordinator, Just Tech, Anxieties of Democracy, Media & DemocracyPhone: (718) 517-3646


Cole Edick is a program coordinator for the Just Tech, Anxieties of Democracy, and Media & Democracy programs at the Social Science Research Council. He graduated from Harvard University with a BA in social anthropology and a secondary field in Theater, Dance & Media. His honors thesis, "BINJworthy: Rethinking Truth as Authenticity in a Boston News Landscape" was an ethnography of the Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism, a freelance journalism incubator. Cole helped found Persist Brooklyn, an electoral activism group in Brooklyn, and is a regular volunteer for New Sanctuary Coalition, which assists migrants and asylum seekers navigating the immigration system in the United States.

Programs and Projects

Just Tech
(Program Coordinator)
Media & Democracy
(Program Coordinator)
Anxieties of Democracy
(Program Associate)
Education Research Program
(Program Associate)
Measuring College Learning Project
(MCL Program Manager)