Katherine Ye is a Microsoft Research PhD Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University, research affiliate at the Center for Arts, Design + Social Research, and member of the coveillance collective. Previously Ye was a resident at the Decelerator, worked at Microsoft Research, Google Brain (at Distill), and MIT CSAIL, and attended the Recurse Center. Ye's work has been covered by VICE Motherboard and the New York Times. Ye received a BA from Princeton University in 2016.