About Sarah Shugars

Graduate Student

Network Science Institute

Northeastern University

Fields: American, Methods

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Email: sarah.shugars@gmail.com

Website: http://sarahshugars.com

Google Scholar profile: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=-x89JeEAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

WAKS profile: https://womenalsoknowstuff.com/profile/sarah-shugars

Twitter profile: @Shugars

Biographical sketch and research interests

Sarah is a computational political scientist, using network analysis and natural language processing to study political conversations and political reasoning. Her research focuses on developing a network methodology for deliberation; modeling the way an individual reasons as a network of interconnected ideas and studying deliberation as process in which groups exchange ideas and collectively create new solutions. A doctoral candidate in Northeastern’s Network Science program, she currently serves as senior editor for the Good Society: The Journal of Civic Studies, as core organizer for the conference on Politics and Computational Social Science (PaCSS).