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Research Staff Member, Emergent Technology Research & Design
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA
  

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2020

Women’s Responses to Online Harassment
Kalyani Chadha, Linda Steiner, Jessica Vitak, Zahra Ashktorab
International Journal of Communication14, 19, 2020


2019

Thinking Too Classically: Research Topics in Human-Quantum Computer Interaction
Zahra Ashktorab, Justin D Weisz, Maryam Ashoori
Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1--12

Resilient chatbots: Repair strategy preferences for conversational breakdowns
Zahra Ashktorab, Mohit Jain, Q Vera Liao, Justin D Weisz
Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1--12

CHI4EVIL: Creative Speculation On the Negative Impacts of HCI Research
Robert Soden, Michael Skirpan, Casey Fiesler, Zahra Ashktorab, Eric PS Baumer, Mark Blythe, Jasmine Jones
Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1--8


2018

Entanglion: A Board Game for Teaching the Principles of Quantum Computing
Justin Weisz, Maryam Ashoori, Zahra Ashktorab
Proceeding CHI PLAY '18 The Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play Extended Abstracts, pp. 523--534, 2018

Torino: A Tangible Programming Language Inclusive of Children with Visual Disabilities
Cecily Morrison, Nicolas Villar, Anja Thieme, Zahra Ashktorab, Eloise Taysom, Oscar Salandin, Daniel Cletheroe, Greg Saul, Alan F Blackwell, Darren Edge, others
Human-Computer Interaction pp. 0737-0024, 1--49, 2018

“The Continuum of Harm” Taxonomy of Cyberbullying Mitigation and Prevention
Zahra Ashktorab
Online Harassment, pp. 211--227, Springer, Cham, 2018


2017

Designing Cyberbullying Prevention and Mitigation Tools
Zahra Ashktorab
Ph.D. Thesis, 2017

Ethics regulation in social computing research: Examining the role of institutional review boards
Jessica Vitak, Nicholas Proferes, Katie Shilton, Zahra Ashktorab
Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 12(5), 372--382, SAGE Publications Sage CA: Los Angeles, CA, 2017

Benefits and drawbacks of using social media to grieve following the loss of pet
Jessica Vitak, Pamela Wisniewski, Zahra Ashktorab, Karla Badillo-Urquiola
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Social Media \& Society, pp. 1--10, 2017

Beyond cyberbullying: self-disclosure, harm and social support on ASKfm
Zahra Ashktorab, Eben Haber, Jennifer Golbeck, Jessica Vitak
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Web Science Conference, pp. 3--12

A large labeled corpus for online harassment research
Jennifer Golbeck, Zahra Ashktorab, Rashad O Banjo, Alexandra Berlinger, Siddharth Bhagwan, Cody Buntain, Paul Cheakalos, Alicia A Geller, Rajesh Kumar Gnanasekaran, Raja Rajan Gunasekaran, others
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on web science conference, pp. 229--233

Identifying Women's Experiences With and Strategies for Mitigating Negative Effects of Online Harassment
Jessica Vitak, Kalyani Chadha, Linda Steiner, Zahra Ashktorab
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing, pp. 1231--1245

Designing Cyberbullying Prevention and Mitigation Tools
Zahra Ashktorab
Ph.D. Thesis, 2017

Ethics Regulation in Social Computing Research: Examining the Role of Institutional Review Boards
Jessica Vitak, Nicholas Proferes, Katie Shilton, Zahra Ashktorab
Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics 12(5), 372--382, SAGE Publications Sage CA: Los Angeles, CA, 2017

Benefits and Drawbacks of Using Social Media to Grieve Following the Loss of Pet
Jessica Vitak, Pamela Wisniewski, Zahra Ashktorab, Karla Badillo-Urquiola
Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Social Media \& Society, pp. 23, 2017

Beyond Cyberbullying: Self-Disclosure, Harm and Social Support on ASKfm
Zahra Ashktorab, Eben Haber, Jennifer Golbeck, Jessica Vitak
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Web Science Conference, pp. 3--12

A Large Labeled Corpus for Online Harassment Research
Jennifer Golbeck, Zahra Ashktorab, Rashad O Banjo, Alexandra Berlinger, Siddharth Bhagwan, Cody Buntain, Paul Cheakalos, Alicia A Geller, Quint Gergory, Rajesh Kumar Gnanasekaran, others
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Web Science Conference, pp. 229--233

Identifying Women's Experiences With and Strategies for Mitigating Negative Effects of Online Harassment
Jessica Vitak, Kalyani Chadha, Linda Steiner, Zahra Ashktorab
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing, pp. 1231--1245


2016

Designing cyberbullying mitigation and prevention solutions through participatory design with teenagers
Zahra Ashktorab, Jessica Vitak
Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 3895--3905

A study of cyberbullying detection and mitigation on instagram
Zahra Ashktorab
Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing Companion, pp. 126--130, 2016

Beyond the Belmont principles: Ethical challenges, practices, and beliefs in the online data research community
Jessica Vitak, Katie Shilton, Zahra Ashktorab
Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work \& Social Computing, pp. 941--953, 2016

Understanding Online Harassment: Definitions, Ethics, and Prevention
Lindsay Blackwell, Zahra Ashktorab, Katherine Lo, Liz Lee
Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, 2016

Designing cyberbullying mitigation and prevention solutions through participatory design with teenagers
Zahra Ashktorab, Jessica Vitak
Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 3895--3905

A Study of Cyberbullying Detection and Mitigation on Instagram
Zahra Ashktorab
Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing Companion, pp. 126--130, 2016

Beyond the Belmont principles: Ethical challenges, practices, and beliefs in the online data research community
Jessica Vitak, Katie Shilton, Zahra Ashktorab
Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work \& Social Computing, pp. 941--953, 2016


2014

iAnon: Leveraging social network big data to mitigate behavioral symptoms of cyberbullying
Zahra Ashktorab, Srijan Kumar, Soham De, Jennifer Golbeck
iConference 2014 (Social Media Expo), iSchools

Tweedr: Mining twitter to inform disaster response.
Zahra Ashktorab, Christopher Brown, Manojit Nandi, Aron Culotta
ISCRAM, 2014

Group-in-a-Box Meta-Layouts for Topological Clusters and Attribute-Based Groups: Space-Efficient Visualizations of Network Communities and Their Ties
Snigdha Chaturvedi, Cody Dunne, Zahra Ashktorab, R Zachariah, Ben Shneiderman
Computer Graphics Forum, pp. 52--68, 2014

iAnon: Leveraging social network big data to mitigate behavioral symptoms of cyberbullying
Zahra Ashktorab, Srijan Kumar, Soham De, Jennifer Golbeck
iConference 2014 (Social Media Expo), iSchools

Tweedr: Mining twitter to inform disaster response.
Zahra Ashktorab, Christopher Brown, Manojit Nandi, Aron Culotta
ISCRAM, 2014

Group-in-a-Box Meta-Layouts for Topological Clusters and Attribute-Based Groups: Space-Efficient Visualizations of Network Communities and Their Ties
Snigdha Chaturvedi, Cody Dunne, Zahra Ashktorab, R Zachariah, Ben Shneiderman
Computer Graphics Forum, pp. 52--68, 2014


2013

Bear-with-me: an embodied prototype to explore tangible two-way exchanges of emotional language
Allan Fong, Zahra Ashktorab, Jon Froehlich
CHI'13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1011--1016, 2013

Fitted rectangles: a visualization for clustered graphs
Snigdha Chaturvedi, Zahra Ashktorab, Rajan Zacharia
2013

Bear-with-me: an embodied prototype to explore tangible two-way exchanges of emotional language
Allan Fong, Zahra Ashktorab, Jon Froehlich
CHI'13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1011--1016, 2013

Fitted rectangles: a visualization for clustered graphs
Snigdha Chaturvedi, Zahra Ashktorab, Rajan Zacharia
2013


2012

Living the good life? Mortality and hospital utilization patterns in the Old Order Amish
Braxton D Mitchell, Woei-Jyh Lee, Magdalena I Tolea, Kelsey Shields, Zahra Ashktorab, Laurence S Magder, Kathleen A Ryan, Toni I Pollin, Patrick F McArdle, Alan R Shuldiner, others
PLoS One 7(12), Public Library of Science, 2012

Living the good life? Mortality and hospital utilization patterns in the Old Order Amish
Braxton D Mitchell, Woei-Jyh Lee, Magdalena I Tolea, Kelsey Shields, Zahra Ashktorab, Laurence S Magder, Kathleen A Ryan, Toni I Pollin, Patrick F McArdle, Alan R Shuldiner, others
PloS one 7(12), e51560, Public Library of Science, 2012


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Understanding Online Harassment: Definitions, Ethics, and Prevention
Lindsay Blackwell, Zahra Ashktorab, Katherine Lo, Liz Lee
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