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Nithya Sambasivan


Nithya Sambasivan is a Staff Researcher at PAIR, Google Research. Her research focuses on HCI-AI, mainly human-data interaction and responsible AI in low-resource and high-stakes settings. She is an affiliate faculty at the Paul G. Allen Center for CS & Engineering at the University of Washington. She publishes in the areas of HCI, ICTD, and Privacy/Security. She graduated with a Ph.D. from University of California, Irvine and an MS from Georgia Tech, focusing on HCI. She has done stints at Microsoft Research India, IBM T J Watson, and Nokia Research Tampere. Latest at

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