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Safiya Noble

Safiya Noble is an Associate Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the Department of Information Studies where she serves as the Co-Founder and the Co-Director of the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry.

Safiya Noble is an Associate Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the Department of Information Studies where she serves as the Co-Founder and the Co-Director of the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry. She holds appointments in African American studies and gender studies. She is a Research Associate at the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford and has been appointed as a Commissioner to the Oxford Commission on AI & Good Governance and The Aspen Institute Commission on Information Disorder. Noble is a board member of the Cyber Civil Rights Initiative, serving those vulnerable to online harassment. She is the author of a best-selling book on racist and sexist algorithmic bias in commercial search engines titled ‘Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism’ (NYU Press), which has been widely reviewed in scholarly and popular publications.