Elvira Perez Vallejos

Senior Research Fellow, University of Nottingham

Dr Elvira Perez Vallejos is a Senior Research Fellow at the Horizon Digital Economy Research institute, University of Nottingham. She is currently working on the EPSRC funded project UnBias: Emancipating Young Users Against Algorithmic Biases where she manages the development and coordination of an educational tool called the 5Rights Youth Juries designed to promote digital citizenship. Dr Perez is also a Research Fellow at the Institute of Mental Health where she studies the social and clinical implications of creative practices for mutual recovery among children and young people.

Experience

  • 2012–present
    Research Fellow, Institure of Mental Health
  • 2014–present
    Senior Research Fellow, Horizon Digital Economy Research Institute

Education

  • 2006 
    The University of Nottingham, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2015
    UnBias
    Role:
    Co-Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
  • 2014
    CaSMa
    Role:
    Researcher
    Funding Source:
    ESRC