Research

Journal Papers (Peer-Reviewed)

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A Framework of Severity for Harmful Content Online.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jialun Aaron Jiang, Casey Fiesler, and Jed R. Brubaker.
Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 5, CSCW2, Article 368 (October 2021), 33 pages.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jialun Aaron Jiang, Casey Fiesler, and Jed R. Brubaker. 2021. A Framework of Severity for Harmful Content Online. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 5, CSCW2: Article 368. https://doi.org/10.1145/3479512
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Do Datasets Have Politics? Disciplinary Values in Computer Vision Dataset Development.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Emily Denton, and Alex Hanna.
Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 5, CSCW2, Article 317 (October 2021), 37 pages.
Best Paper Award.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Emily Denton, and Alex Hanna. 2021. Do Datasets Have Politics? Disciplinary Values in Computer Vision Dataset Development. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 5, CSCW2: Article 317. https://doi.org/10.1145/3476058
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Understanding international perceptions of the severity of harmful content online.
Jialun Aaron Jiang, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Casey Fiesler, and Jed R. Brubaker.
PLOS ONE 16(8): e0256762.

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Jiang JA, Scheuerman MK, Fiesler C, Brubaker JR (2021) Understanding international perceptions of the severity of harmful content online. PLOS ONE 16(8): e0256762. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0256762
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Entering Doors, Evading Traps: Benefits and Risks of Visibility During Transgender Coming Outs.
Anthony T. Pinter, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, and Jed R. Brubaker.
Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 4, CSCW3, Article 272 (December 2020), 27 pages.

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Anthony T. Pinter, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, and Jed R. Brubaker. 2020. Entering Doors, Evading Traps: Benefits and Risks of Visibility During Transgender Coming Outs. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 4, CSCW3: Article 272. https://doi.org/10.1145/3434181
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How We’ve Taught Algorithms to See Identity: Constructing Race and Gender in Image Databases for Facial Analysis.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Kandrea Wade, Caitlin Lustig, Jed R. Brubaker.
Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 4, CSCW1, Article 58 (May 2020), 35 pages.
Best Paper Award.
Recognition for Diversity and Inclusion.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Kandrea Wade, Caitlin Lustig, and Jed R. Brubaker. 2020. How We’ve Taught Algorithms to See Identity: Constructing Race and Gender in Image Databases for Facial Analysis. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 4, CSCW1: Article 58. https://doi.org/10.1145/3392866
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How Computers See Gender: An Evaluation of Gender Classification in Commercial Facial Analysis and Image Labeling Services.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jacob M. Paul, Jed R. Brubaker.
Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 3, CSCW, Article 144 (November 2019), 33 pages.
Best Paper Award. Acceptance rate: 31%.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jacob M Paul, and Jed R. Brubaker. 2019. How Computers See Gender: An Evaluation of Gender Classification in Commercial Facial Analysis and Image Labeling Services. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 3, CSCW: Article 144. https://doi.org/10.1145/3359246
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Safe Spaces and Safe Places: Unpacking Technology-Mediated Experiences of Safety and Harm with Transgender People.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Stacy M Branham, Foad Hamidi.
Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 2, Article 155 (November 2018). ACM, New York, NY. 28 pages.
Recognition for Diversity and Inclusion. Acceptance rate: 25%.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Stacy M. Branham, and Foad Hamidi. 2018. Safe Spaces and Safe Places: Unpacking Technology-Mediated Experiences of Safety and Harm with Transgender People. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 2, CSCW: 155:1–155:27. https://doi.org/10.1145/3274424
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Conference Proceedings (Peer-Reviewed)

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Revisiting Gendered Web Forms: An Evaluation of Gender Inputs with (Non-)Binary People
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jialun Aaron Jiang, Katta Spiel, Jed R. Brubaker.
In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21), May 8–13, 2021, Yokohama, Japan. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 27 pages.
Acceptance Rate: 26.3%

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jialun Aaron Jiang, Katta Spiel, Jed R. Brubaker. 2021. Revisiting Gendered Web Forms: An Evaluation of Gender Inputs with (Non-)Binary People In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21), https://doi.org/10.1145/3411764.3445742
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"It’s Complicated": Negotiating Accessibility and (Mis)Representation in Image Descriptions of Race, Gender, and Disability.
Cynthia L. Bennett, Cole Gleason, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jeffrey P. Bigham, Anhong Guo, Alexandra To.
In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21), May 8–13, 2021, Yokohama, Japan. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 26 pages.
Honorable Mention.

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Cynthia L. Bennett, Cole Gleason, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jeffrey P. Bigham, Anhong Guo, Alexandra To. 2021. "It’s Complicated": Negotiating Accessibility and (Mis)Representation in Image Descriptions of Race, Gender, and Disability. In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21), https://doi.org/10.1145/3411764.3445742
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"You Can’t Sit With Us": Exclusionary Pedagogy in AI Ethics Education.
Inioluwa Deborah Raji, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Razvan Amironesei.
In ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAccT’21), March 3–10, 2021, Virtual Event, Canada. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 11 pages.

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Inioluwa Deborah Raji, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Razvan Amironesei. 2021. "You Can’t Sit With Us": Exclusionary Pedagogy in AI Ethics Education. In ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency (FAccT’21) https://doi.org/10.1145/3442188.3445914
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Gender Recognition or Gender Reductionism? The Social Implications of Automatic Gender Recognition Systems.
Foad Hamidi, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Stacy M Branham.
In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’18), Montréal, Quebec. April 21-26, 2018.
Best Paper Award. Acceptance rate: 23%.

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Foad Hamidi, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, and Stacy M. Branham. 2018. Gender Recognition or Gender Reductionism?: The Social Implications of Embedded Gender Recognition Systems. In Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’18), 8:1–8:13. https://doi.org/10.1145/3173574.3173582
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“Is Someone There? Do they have a Gun?” How Visual Information about Others Can Improve Personal Safety Management for Blind Individuals.
Stacy M Branham, Ali Abdolrahmani, William Easley, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Erick Ronquillo, and Amy Hurst.
In Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS '17), Baltimore, Maryland. October 30 – November 1, 2017.
Acceptance rate: 26%.

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Stacy M. Branham, Ali Abdolrahmani, William Easley, Morgan Scheuerman, Erick Ronquillo, and Amy Hurst. 2017. "Is Someone There? Do They Have a Gun": How Visual Information About Others Can Improve Personal Safety Management for Blind Individuals. In Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS ’17), 260–269. https://doi.org/10.1145/3132525.3132534
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Posters (Lightly Peer-Reviewed)

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Learning the Language: The Importance of Studying Written Directions in Designing Navigational Technologies for the Blind.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, William Easley, Ali Abdolrahmani, Amy Hurst, Stacy M Branham.
ACM CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '17), Denver, Colorado. May 6-11, 2017.
Acceptance rate: 39%.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, William Easley, Ali Abdolrahmani, Amy Hurst, and Stacy Branham. 2017. Learning the Language: The Importance of Studying Written Directions in Designing Navigational Technologies for the Blind. In Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’17). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 2922–2928. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3027063.3053260
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Encylopedia Entries (Lightly Peer-Reviewed)

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Gender Recognition Technology.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman and Jed R. Brubaker.
2021. In A. Goldberg, & G. Beemyn (Eds.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Trans Studies, (Vol. 1, pp. 329-329). SAGE Publications, Inc.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman and Jed R. Brubaker. 2021. Gender Recognition Technology. In A. Goldberg, & G. Beemyn (Eds.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Trans Studies, (Vol. 1, pp. 329-329). SAGE Publications, Inc., https://www.doi.org/10.4135/9781544393858.n114
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Position Papers (Lightly Peer-Reviewed)

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Harm and Data Science: Framing Negative Human Outcomes as a Data Science Problem.
Katy Weathington and Morgan Klaus Scheuerman.
CSCW Workshop on Interrogating Data Science. October 2020.

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Katy Weathington and Morgan Klaus Scheuerman. 2020. Harm and Data Science: Framing Negative Human Outcomes as a Data Science Problem. In Interrogating Data Science at CSCW 2020.
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Defining Data: Questions of “Numerical Facts.”
Malinda Dietrich, Katy Weathington, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman.
CSCW Workshop on Interrogating Data Science. October 2020.

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Malinda Dietrich, Katy Weathington, and Morgan Klaus Scheuerman. 2020. Defining Data: Questions of “Numerical Facts.” In Interrogating Data Science at CSCW 2020.
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Bringing the People Back In: Contesting Benchmark Machine Learning Datasets.
Emily Denton, Alex Hanna, Razvan Amironesei, Andrew Smart, Hilary Nicole, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman.
ICML Workshop on Participatory Approaches to Machine Learning. July 2020.

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Emily Denton, Alex Hanna, Razvan Amironesei, Andrew Smart, Hilary Nicole, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman. 2020. Bringing the People Back In: Contesting Benchmark Machine Learning Datasets. In Participatory Approaches to Machine Learning at ICML 2020.
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Contesting Efficacy: Tensions Between Risk and System Efficacy in Facial Analysis Software.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman.
CSCW Workshop on Contestability In Algorithmic Decision Making., Austin, TX. Nov 2019.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman. 2019. Contesting Efficacy: Tensions Between Risk and System Efficacy in Facial Analysis Software. In Contestability In Algorithmic Decision Making at CSCW 2019.
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Designing and Carrying Out Conscientious Research With Marginalized Groups.
Anthony T. Pinter, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jed Brubaker.
CSCW Workshop on Qualitative Research for CSCW: Challenges and Opportunities., Austin, TX. Nov 2019.

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Anthony T. Pinter, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jed R. Brubaker. 2019. Designing and Carrying Out Conscientious Research With Marginalized Groups. In Qualitative Research for CSCW: Challenges and Opportunities at CSCW 2019.
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Designing and Carrying Out Conscientious Research With Marginalized Groups.
Anthony T. Pinter, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jed R. Brubaker.
CSCW Workshop on Social Technologies for Digital Wellbeing Among Marginalized Communities, Austin, TX. Nov 2019.

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Anthony T. Pinter, Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, and Jed R. Brubaker. 2019. Designing and Carrying Out Conscientious Research With Marginalized Groups. In Social Technologies for Digital Wellbeing Among Marginalized Communities at CSCW 2019.
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Gender is not a Boolean: Towards Designing Algorithms to Understand Complex Human Identities.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Jed R. Brubaker.
CSCW Workshop on The Changing Contours of “Participation” in Data-driven, Algorithmic Ecosystems: Challenges, Tactics, and an Agenda, New York, NY. Nov 2018.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman and Jed R. Brubaker. 2018. Gender is not a Boolean: Towards Designing Algorithms to Understand Complex Human Identities. In Participation+Algorithms Workshop at CSCW 2018.
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(Ab)user-Centered Design? Considering the Involvement of Abusers in the Design Process.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Foad Hamidi, Stacy M Branham.
CHI Workshop on Understanding "Bad Actors" Online.Montréal, Quebec. April, 2018.

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Morgan Klaus Scheuerman, Foad Hamidi, and Stacy M Branham. 2018. (Ab)user-Centered Design? Considering the Involvement of Abusers in the Design Process. In Understanding "Bad Actors" Online at CHI 2018.
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