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Danaë Metaxa

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Danaë Metaxa (they/them) is a Postdoctoral Scholar with the Program on Democracy and the Internet at the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society and the Cyber Policy Center. Next year, Danaë will be joining the Computer and Information Science department at the University of Pennsylvania as an assistant professor, with a secondary appointment in the Annenberg School for Communication. Their research interests focus on bias and representation in sociotechnical systems, and the effects of such systems on users in high-stakes social contexts like employment and politics. Danaë holds a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University; during their PhD, Danaë was also a fellow with the McCoy Center for Ethics in Society and the winner of an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.