Jen Liu is a PhD candidate in Information Science at Cornell University studying the ecological, social, and political implications of computing technologies and infrastructures. She uses qualitative and design methods to understand how computing practices can be redirected towards more sustainable and equitable outcomes. Her dissertation is on the impact of climate change on networked infrastructures in coastal landscapes. She holds a BFA in Fiber Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art and a Master in Tangible Interaction Design from Carnegie Mellon University.