We’re a team of professionals who care about conversations within our communities.

Our team includes researchers, journalists, computer scientists, educators, democracy and conflict resolution specialists, Wikimedians, health science communicators, and others working on information reliability. Key members in 2022-2023 include:

Principal Investigators: Connie Moon Sehat, Amy X. Zhang, Franziska Roesner

Senior Personnel: Kate Starbird, Tim Althoff, Tanushree Mitra

Project Staff: Andrea Brás, Alex Bornhoft, Heather Santana, Nevin Thompson, Sarah Morris

Affiliates: Jevin West, Tarunima Prabhakar

Hacks/Hackers and the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington are ARTT’s lead organizations. Partner and collaborating organizations include Wikimedia DC, Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, National Public Health Information Coalition and others. Advisement also comes from a member of the World Health Organization’s Vaccine Safety Net.


Our project is a work-in-progress. We’ll update this site as more information about our project becomes available.

Questions? Feel free to contact us at artt [dot] hackshackers [dot] com.


Materials on this website are based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Award No. 49100421C0037.