Alex Rosenblat is a technology ethnographer. She is the author of “Uberland: How Algorithms Are Rewriting The Rules Of Work”, forthcoming with the University of California Press in 2018. Drawing on multiple disciplines, her scholarship centers on the impact of technology on the culture of work and society. Her most recent work is available in the International Journal of Communications, Columbia Law Review, Policy & Internet Journal and Surveillance & Society. In the media, her research is featured in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, MIT Technology Review, the New Scientist, the Guardian, Vice, Motherboard, Fast Company, CTV, and elsewhere, and she is an occasional contributor to the Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, Motherboard, the Atlantic, and Pacific Standard. She works as a Researcher & Technical Writer at the Data & Society Research Institute in NYC. Her B.A. is in History from McGill University, and her M.A. is in Sociology from Queen’s University in Kingston, Canada.