Dr Bahareh Heravi
Dr. Bahareh Heravi is an Assistant Professor in Information and Communication Studies at University College Dublin (UCD), where she is the Postgraduate Director of the School of Information & Communication Studies. She is the founder and Programme Director of UCD's Data Journalism programme. Prior to joining UCD, she was a Research Fellow and the founder and leader of Insight News Lab at Insight Centre for Data Analytics at NUI Galway. She was also the Lead Data Scientist at The Irish Times, where she spearheaded the Irish Times Data section, and led the paper’s R&D programme.