Human-computer interaction; computer security and privacy; information and communication technologies and development
Current Research Interest
Combating technology abuse experienced by survivors of intimate partner violence; designing technology for home-health-care workers; strengthening community health programs in low-income contexts; mitigating digital privacy challenges in non-Western contexts
JPMorgan Faculty Research Award
ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work Best Paper Award
USENIX Security Distinguished Paper Award
Advocate of New York City Award
National Science Foundation CAREER Award
Google Faculty Research Award
Freed, Diana, Jackeline Palmer, Diana Minchala, Karen Levy, Thomas Ristenpart, and Nicola Dell. “‘A Stalker’s Paradise’: How Intimate Partner Abusers Exploit Technology.” In Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (April 2018): 1–13.
Sterling, Madeline R., Emily Tseng, Anthony Poon, Jacklyn Cho, Ariel C. Avgar, Lisa M. Kern, Claire K. Ankuda, and Nicola Dell. “Experiences of Home Health Care Workers in New York City During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: A Qualitative Analysis.” JAMA Internal Medicine 180, no. 11 (2020): 1453–1459.