Kate Starbird, Emma Spiro, and Jevin West have been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Secure and Trustworthy Cyberspace (SaTC) grant of $2.25M for their project Building Rapid-Response Frameworks to Support Multi-Stakeholder Collaborations for Mitigating Online Disinformation.
- He served as a general co-chair of the conference and was also the founding co-chair of the Perspectives Papers.
- Along with his former student Ruoyuan Gao (Rutgers), presented a tutorial: “Addressing Bias and Fairness in Search Systems.”
Chirag Shah and Shawon Sarkar had the following paper accepted to ACM ICTIR 2021: Sarkar, S. & Shah, C. (2021). An Integrated Model of Task, Information Needs, Sources and Uncertainty to Design Task-Aware Search Systems. Proceedings of ACM International Conference on Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR).
Shruti Phadke’s research study on conspiracy communities was highlighted in a Popular Science article earlier this month: “UFO conspiracies can be more dangerous than you think.”