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Gabriel Medina-Kim

Gabriel Medina-Kim

Hometown / Country: San Francisco, California

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Undergraduate Education Institution: California Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Major: Computer Science

Biography: Gabriel is a PhD student studying the intersections of computing and feminist & anti-racist STS. His interests center anti-oppressive transformations in computing, critical participation, and what it means to “do good” in technoscience. Specifically, he mobilizes cultural and sociotechnical systems lenses using anti-racist, feminist, and decolonial thinking. His research extends his undergraduate training, teaching, and research at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, where he received a B.S. in Computer Science and two minors: women’s & gender studies and science, technology, & society. Gabriel is a 2020-21 awardee of the California State University’s Chancellor’s Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP). Email: meding2@rpi.edu


 

Yoehan Oh

Yoehan Oh

Hometown / Country: Jeonju, South Korea

Area of Research / Interest: 

Undergraduate Education Institution: Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

Undergraduate Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Biography: Yoehan (he/him) is a Ph.D. candidate. His research interests include (a) critical technoscience studies based on feminist, postcolonial, and indigenous thoughts; (b) platform studies, digital STS, software studies, information infrastructure studies, critical algorithm and data studies; and (c) East Asian studies of computing and data cultures. Email: ohy@rpi.edu

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The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
Russell Sage Laboratory (SAGE) 4307, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 276-2576

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