Breaking down barriers to entering AI
Moses Namara is a Facebook Research Fellow and Ph.D. candidate in Human-Centered Computing at Clemson University. His research interests focus on understanding the human and technological principles behind users’ decision-making process with regard to the adoption and use of technology, online privacy attitudes, and behaviors. Born and raised in Kampala, Uganda, he leverages his research experience and skills to seek ways in which to increase and broaden computing opportunities for others. Namara was named one of the 35 Innovators Under 35 by the MIT Technology Review in 2021. He holds Associates, Bachelor’s, and Master’s degrees in Computer Science from Montgomery College (2014), The University of Maryland (2016), and Clemson University (2019) respectively.