Hi there.

I am a Ph.D. student in Information Science at the University of Colorado Boulder, where I am also a member of the Identity Lab and the Internet Rules Lab. I do mixed-methods research in social computing, online communities, and social media with my advisors Dr. Jed Brubaker and Dr. Casey Fiesler. I have a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota and I used to work with Dr. Lana Yarosh at GroupLens Research.



2018.3.22 Two papers accepted to ICWSM 2018! I will be talking about the rule ecosystem on Reddit and identification of post-mortem social media profiles.

2018.3.5 I will be at Yahoo! this summer as a UX Research Intern!

2017.5.7 I will present our work on animated GIFs at CHI 2017, Denver, CO.

2017.2.11 Our paper studying interpretations of animated GIFs is accepted to CHI 2017 Late Breaking Work.

2016.8.10 Drove 16 hours to Boulder, CO via MN, SD, NE, and WY.

2016.4.15 I’m joining Department of Information Science @ University of Colorado Boulder as a Ph.D. student! Huge thanks to GroupLens people and especially my advisor Lana for being constantly amazing.

2016.2.23 Traveling to CSCW 2016 @ San Francisco to present my research on social norm evolution in online gaming communities.