Samantha Jo Fried, PhD



I'm a Postdoctoral Fellow in Civic Science at the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University, supported by the Kettering Foundation.

In May, I received my doctorate in Science and Technology Studies (STS) from Virginia Tech. I also hold a Graduate Certificate in Remote Sensing.

I belong to two cats, Croissant and Cake Pop. If you must put me in a box, I'm an INFJ.

REsearch Interests

My research interests include: STS, civic science, civic studies, postphenomenology, philosophy of technology, critical data studies, science & technology policy, earth remote sensing, security studies, warfighting technologies, digital imaging, engaged STS, infrastructure studies, the analytic-continental divide, and interdisciplinarity.

I have been known to begin a satellite-related knitting project or two. You can view some of my other knitting projects here.



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