Tina  Lassiter

Tina Lassiter

PhD Student


Tina is a doctoral student advised by Prof. Ken Fleischmann. Her research focuses on questions related to AI and Ethics, in particular to Trust in AI and AI Auditing. Before moving to the United States, she worked as a German lawyer, specialized in IT- and IP-law. Prior to joining the PhD program, she graduated with an MSIS from the iSchool focusing her capstone project on how Ethics can be implemented in Technology. As a Graduate Research Assistant, she is part of the Good Systems Smart Hand Tools group researching the use of smart hand tools in teaching and the real world. During her previous graduate studies, she also did qualitative research for the Good Systems Bad AI and Beyond project.


Master of Science in Information Studies| University of Texas at Austin | 12/2020
Master of Laws (LL.M.) | Tulane Law School
Second State Examination in Law | Hamburg, Germany
First State Examination in Law | Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universit├Ąt Bonn, Germany

Areas Of Specialization

Ethical AI
AI Auditing
Algorithmic Employment tools
AI Policy