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Danaë Metaxa is the Raj and Neera Singh Term Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania, with a secondary appointment in the Annenberg School for Communication. Metaxa specializes in issues of bias and representation in algorithmic systems and content, across high-stakes social settings including politics, employment, and education. Most recently, their work has focused on online ad targeting, including its effectiveness and its impact on marginalized populations. Their work has been published and awarded in top-tier publication venues including the Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), and the ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW). They have also worked in an advisory role with legal, industry, and policy groups including the NYC Commission on Human Rights, Halt AI, and PolicyLink. Prior to Penn, Metaxa received their Ph.D. from Stanford University in computer science.
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