Sara C. Kingsley

"It always seems impossible until it's done." Nelson Mandela

Sara Kingsley is an economist and policy engineer. She has worked for the Chief Economist of Microsoft corporation, President Barack Obama at the U.S. Department of Labor, and the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP).

Sara is currently a PhD student at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science. She is a member of the Human-Computer Interaction Institute (HCII) there.

Her primary research evaluates competition in online markets and the technology industry. She has analyzed STEM employment and occupations, fairness in research methodologies (who/what is measured, how and why), AI systems, public policy and the law.

Sara is passionate about sustainable development, human rights, and equity.

She is experienced in conducting audits, impact studies, investigations and in research design and survey science.

Sara is available for hire: research consultancies/interviews/talks.

Current engagements: Sara is currently a research consultant for IG Metall Germany, and a PhD student in the computer sciences (HCI) at Carnegie Mellon University.