Katherine Ye is a Microsoft Research PhD Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University and research affiliate at the Center for Arts, Design + Social Research. Previously Ye was a resident at the Decelerator and the School of Making Thinking, 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.