"Higher Education and the Digital Divide." Working-Class Studies Association. Chicago, June 22, 2011

"Web 2.0." California State University English Council. Spring 2009.

“Educational Technology and the Imagination of the University.” U.S. Studies: History, Politics, Culture. Veiga de Almeida University. Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, June 14, 2005.

“Public Access: Financial Aid and the New Stratification of Higher Education.” “Recapturing the ‘Public’ in Public Higher Education.” UFS/CUNY Academy Spring Conference. New York, April 22, 2005.

“Scholarship of Teaching and Learning and Academic Labor.” 2005 Carnegie Foundation Colloquium on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.. Atlanta, March 16, 2005.

“Taking the University to Market: Academic Capitalism in the United States,” invited presentation, Jahrestagung der Locumer Initiative Kritischer WissenschaftlerInnen, Kassel, Germany, November 13, 2004.

“The Politics of Tenure.” Plenary Session Speaker. Spring UFS Conference. John Jay College, CUNY, New York City. April 23, 2004.

“Visible Knowledge: Teaching and Learning with New Technology.” City University Information Technology Conference. New York City, NY. November, 2003.

“Educational Technology, Faculty Roles, and Academic Labor.” Modern Language Association National Convention. San Diego, CA. December, 2003.

“Representing New York: New Media Pedagogies.” Fifteenth Annual Conference of North American and Cuban Radical Philosophers and Social Scientists. Universidad de Habana, Havana, Cuba. June 21, 2003.

Plenary speaker. CUNY University Faculty Senate. UFS Plenary, November 2002.

"The Virtual University: Resisting the Techno-Liberalization of Higher Education.” Fourteenth Annual Conference of North American and Cuban Radical Phiosophers and Social Scientists, Universidad de Habana, Havana, Cuba, June 24, 2002

"The Monstrous Project of Proletarian Literature." American Studies Association Annual Conference, Washington, D.C., November 8, 2001.

Panel member, "Liberal Education at CUNY," CUNY University Faculty Senate, Fall Conference, Fall 2000

"Breaking with the Present: Radical Imperatives for Contemporary Higher Education." The Economics of Higher Education. Yale University, October 2, 1999.

"From 'Proletarian Harvard' to 'Remedial U': Literacy, Politics, and the Restructuring of Urban Public Higher Education." The University and the City: Urban Education and the Liberal Arts. Wayne State University, March 5, 1999.