People

Director

Lauren Klein
Assistant Professor
School of Literature, Media, and Communication
lauren.klein@lmc.gatech.edu

Lauren Klein is Assistant Professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication. She received her A.B. from Harvard University and her Ph.D. from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY). Her research interests include early American literature and culture, food studies, and the digital humanities. Her writing has appeared in Early American Literature, American Quarterly, and In Media Res. She has taught at Brooklyn College and at Macaulay Honors College, both branches of CUNY. Between 2007 and 2008, she worked as an educational technology consultant for One Laptop per Child, a non-profit aimed at bringing low-cost laptops to children in the developing world.

Affiliated Faculty

Jacob Eisenstein
Assistant Professor
School of Interactive Computing
jacobe@gmail.com

Jacob Eisenstein is an Assistant Professor in the School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech. He works on statistical natural language processing, focusing on social media analysis, discourse, and non-verbal communication. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and Google. Dr. Eisenstein was a Postdoctoral researcher at Carnegie Mellon and the University of Illinois. He completed his Ph.D. at MIT in 2008, winning the George M. Sprowls dissertation award.

Students

Caroline Foster, MS, Human-Computer Interaction (2015-17)
Jessica Allison, BS, Computer Science and Biology (Summer 2016)
Bin Cao, BS, Computer Science (Summer 2016)
Slava Kucheryavykh, BS, Computer Science (Summer 2016)
Angela Vujic, BS, Computer Science (Summer 2016)
Erica Pramer, BS/MS, Digital Media (2015-16)
Catherine Roshelli, BS, Computational Media (2014-15)
Iris Sun, BS/MS, Digital Media (2013-14)

Advisory Board

Janet Murray
Ivan Allen College Dean’s Professor
School of Literature, Media, and Communication

Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs
Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

John Stasko
Professor and Associate Chair
School of Interactive Computing