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Alexandra Paviluc is a student on the DPhil in Social Data Science.

Alexa is a DPhil student in Social Data Science. Alexa’s research on network analysis and disinformation focuses on visualization techniques that can highlight structures and strategies of computational propaganda. Her research in this field has been published by the NATO Defence Strategic Communications Journal, presented as a poster at Eurovis 2020, and has been funded by the Mozilla Foundation and Institut Montaigne, a French think tank. Prior to joining the OII in 2020, Alexa completed her MSc in Data Science at City University of London, receiving a distinction for her dissertation titled “Evaluating Temporal Network Visualisation Representations of Information Operations”. She also holds a BA in Professional Communication (Minor in Physics) from Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, where she was a researcher and project manager in human-robot interaction and audience research labs.

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