SMaPP Lab

New York University

Research Interests

Data science with a focus on using social media to study how people engage socially and politically, especially during disasters and times of social unrest. crisis informatics, online political engagement, information/interaction quality, social media, real-time summarization, weak supervision, text mining, machine learning

Brief Bio

  • Key Applications: Crisis Informatics and Political Engagement
  • Postdoc, @SMaPP Lab, NYU
  • Postdoc, @HCIL, University of Maryland (2016-2018)
  • Adjunct Faculty, American University, (2015)
  • PhD, University of Maryland, College Park (2011-2016)
  • Director of Research, Pikewerks Corporation (2008-2013)
  • MS and BS, University of Alabama, Huntsville (2003-2010)

For more information, see my CV.