Katie Shilton

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This faculty member is currently accepting Ph.D. students

Katie Shilton

Associate Professor & Program Co-Director of the BS in Social Data Science
 Patuxent Building, Room 1109-F

Katie Shilton is an associate professor in the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park, and leads the Ethics & Values in Design (EViD) Lab. Her research explores ethics and policy for the design of information technologies. She is the PI of the PERVADE project, a multi-campus collaboration focused on big data research ethics. Other projects include developing privacy-sensitive search for email collections; analyzing ethical cultures in computer security research; and building tools to facilitate ethics discussions in mobile application development.