Dr Shauna Concannon is an interdisciplinary researcher studying and using computational approaches to understand how knowledge is linguistically encoded in an increasingly technologically mediated society.
Shauna’s work focuses on the societal and ethical implications of communication technologies.
Shauna started her academic life in the humanities after completing a master’s in English Literature. She began working on various digital projects focusing on information architecture and user experience design. Shauna then completed a PhD in Media & Arts Technology within the Computational Linguistics Lab, Queen Mary University of London, on deliberation in computer-mediated dialogue. More recently, she has been working on intersectional feminist approaches to data science, human-data-interaction and human-machine-communication.