Kerry Mackereth, PhD
Academic / 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics™ 2022 / Podcaster / Public Speaker / Gates Cambridge Scholar
I'm a researcher in AI Ethics who looks at the social and political impact of artificial intelligence (AI). My work focuses on the intersections between race, gender, technology and politics. I'm a Christina Gaw Postdoctoral Researcher in Gender and Technology at the University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies, where I work on the Gender and Technology Project. I'm also the co-founder and co-organiser of the Race Talks seminar series.
For my work I've been recognised as one of the 100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics for 2022, and also shortlisted for the Champion of Women - Champion of Innovation award for 2022.
I'm also a Research Fellow at the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence. From October 2022, I will be a postdoctoral researcher on the Desirable Digitalisation project, researching anti-Asian racism and AI. During this role, I will also be a Visiting Fellow at the Sarah Parker Remond Centre for the Study of Racism and Racialisation, Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London (UCL).
Additionally, I'm a Research Associate of Cambridge Digital Humanities, and a Postdoctoral Research Associate at St John's College, Cambridge. I use she/her pronouns.