Studying Social Phenomena Using Large-Scale Text Analysis
Dong Nguyen is a research fellow at the Alan Turing Institute. She is also affiliated with Edinburgh University. She works on natural language processing methods to study social and cultural phenomena. She especially enjoys working with social media data. Previously she was a PhD student at the University of Twente. She received a master's degree from the Language Technologies Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. She has interned at Facebook, Microsoft Research and Google and she was a visiting researcher at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research has been featured in various media outlets, including Time Magazine and the New York Times.