Dr. Keneski Discusses Working in Applied Science, Working at Facebook, and More

Dr. Liz Keneski is currently the Head of Privacy Research for Facebook. She earned both a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Sciences from the University of Texas at Austin. She also earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Colorado State University. In this episode, she shares the story of how she found the field of HDFS and her professional experiences to date. As is true for all interviewees on this podcast, Dr. Keneski’s views are her own as a private citizen and do not reflect the views of her current, former, or future employers.

Additional Resource: If you want to learn more about working in applied science in tech, check out this article co-authored by Dr. Hengstebeck (from Episode 7), Dr. Keneski, and Dr. Loving (who Dr. Keneski mentions in this episode).

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