Projects

Judicial BiasMachine learning approach to understanding judicial bias. This has led me to work on a demographic extension to the Supreme Court Database.

Support for People Living with HIVUsing the Asynchronous Remote Communities (ARC) method to assess the needs of people living with HIV, as well as an analysis of support networks on HIV related forums. This research has resulted in three publications [1,2,3] so far.

Sentiment Analysis for International RelationsIn this research I am examining whether sentiment analysis of the speeches of world leaders can predict international tensions before anything explicit is said.

Graduation Prediction at GMU: In this research I predict graduation using GMU’s student dataset, with an interest in ensuring these predictions don’t disadvantage any particular groups.