I develop computational techniques to study human behavior in two focus areas: political news and AI-generated content.

Information Credibility and Alternative Realities in Troubled Democracies

In Reports of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence’s 15th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2021.


Trend Alert: A Cross-Platform Organization Manipulated Twitter Trends in the Indian General Election

In Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction 5, CSCW, Article 379. 2021.

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AI-Mediated Communication, Legislative Responsiveness, and Trust in Democratic Institutions

In ISP 2022, Information Society Project, Technologies of Deception.

How Partisan Crowds Affect News Evaluation

In Proceedings of the 2020 Truth and Trust Online Conference.

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Information Operations Between WhatsApp and Twitter in the 2019 Indian General Elections

In IC2S2 7th International Conference on Computational Social Science, 2020.


Source, Headline and Expressive Responding in Political News Evaluation

In Computation + Journalism Symposium, 2019.

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AI-Mediated Communication: How the Perception That Profile Text Was Written by AI Affects Trustworthiness

In Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1-13. 2019.

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Humans Predictably Fail to Detect Fake Self-Presentations Generated by AI

In Workshop on Bridging HCI and NLP, EACL Association for Computational Linguistics, 2021.


Influenced by Stochastic Parrots: Does AI-Assisted Writing Change Users’ Views?

In Workshop on Bridging HCI and NLP, EACL Association for Computational Linguistics, 2021.


The Effect of Twitter’s Trending Topics Page on Tweet Volume

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How Different Groups Prioritize Ethical Values for Responsible AI

Under review.

Alternative Realities: Belief in Partisan News Depends on Favorable Content More Than on a Trusted Source

Under review.