Amelia Abreu

Amelia Abreu lives in Portland, OR and works as a UX researcher. She is a PhD candidate at University of Washington’s School of Information, where her dissertation research looks at the social aspects of data collection.


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Learning the Rules: Empathy and Enforcement

On project teams and in workplace culture, enforcer roles fall to women regardless of their job titles.

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Quantify Everything: A Dream of a Feminist Data Future

Women’s lives have been subjected to quantification for decades.