University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Cindy Lin is a PhD candidate in the School of Information at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a certificate holder in the Science, Technology, and Society (STS) program. Her work explores how earth and data scientists, geospatial analysts, and drone technologists develop representational technologies, ranging from drone maps to machine learning algorithms, that reconfigure how forest loss is classified, represented, and valued in Indonesia. She obtained her B.A. in Southeast Asian studies from the National University of Singapore.