Daniene Byrne


Stony Brook, Department of Technology and Society
room 1419 - Old Computer Science
Stony Brook, NY
United States


PhD Candidate


My PhD research explores public needs and understanding of automated driving systems and their input in US regulatory process. Research includes both qualitative and quantitative methods. Lecturer/course designer of fully online, project based 'Introduction to Technological Design' as well as mini-course using R, for biblio analysis and policy research. Fellowship recipient, Science Training to Inform Decisions (STRIDE) Masters in Public Policy, Public School Board Member, Past Public Library Board Member, Bachelors in Biochemistry, NYC Art gallerist in previous life... after extensive study of painting and drawing at the NY Studio School, NYC. General interests include technological policy design, public participation and public access to information, intersections of art, design, technology, culture and changing public perceptions. Biggest challenge - narrowing things down!