Shagun Jhaver

About Me


I am a PhD student studying Computer Science at Georgia Tech in the School of Interactive Computing. My advisors are Dr. Amy Bruckman and Dr. Eric Gilbert, and I am a member of the ELC Lab and Lab.

My research aims to inform the design of efficient and equitable online moderation systems. Currently, my work explores online harassment and blocking mechanisms on social media websites like Twitter and Reddit.

Previously, I have worked as a software developer in the Vendor Express Team at Amazon. I am an alum of the Big Data Analytics and Management Lab at UT Dallas led by Dr. Latifur Khan; and I obtained my B. Tech. from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay) in 2010.

Here's my CV.



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