Safiya Umoja Noble
GSE&IS 210
300 North Charles E. Young Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1520

Safiya Umoja Noble

Assistant Professor


  • Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.A., California State University, Fresno

Research Interests

Professor Noble conducts research in socio-cultural informatics; including feminist, historical and political-economic perspectives on computing platforms and software in the public interest. Her research is at the intersection of transnational culture and technology in the design and use of applications on the Internet. She is currently writing a book about Google and information bias (forthcoming on NYU Press).