Margaret Roberts, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

University of California, San Diego

Year of PhD: 2014

Country: United States (California)

About Me:

Margaret Roberts is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute at the University of California, San Diego. She co-directs the China Data Lab at the 21st Century China Center and is part of the Omni-Methods Group. Her research interests lie in the intersection of political methodology and the politics of information, with a specific focus on methods of automated content analysis and the politics of censorship and propaganda in China.

Research Interests

Research Methods & Research Design

Text as Data

Political Communication

Asian Politics

Countries of Interest