Ella Guest

researching echo chambers on reddit. formerly data science-ing at bbc news.

Research

Preliminary results of my work in the article '(Anti) Echo Chamber Participation: Examing Contributor Activity Beyond the Chamber'

Social Media + Society conference proceedings

Experience

Data Science Intern

BBC News

Working on the Audience Engagement team. Considering the role of filter bubble effects on news recommender systems

Feb 2018 - Present

Education

University of Manchester

PhD Researcher
  • Department of Social Statistics
  • Member of the Mitchell Centre for Social Network Analysis
  • Research examines the empirical evidence of echo chamber behaviours on Reddit.
Sept 2016 - Present

University of Manchester

MSc in Social Research Methods and Statistics
  • First class degree
Sept 2015 - Sept 2016

University of Edinburgh

MA(Hons) in Social Anthropology
  • Upper Second class degree
Sept 2010 - July 2014