Dr. Haerin Shin

Dr. Haerin Shin

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Dr. Haerin Shin is an Assistant Professor of English at Vanderbilt University where she co-teaches a course on ethics of artificial intelligence.  Her research focuses on ontology and technology, cognitive literary theory, psychoanalytic criticism, cyborg theories, the posthuman, speculative fiction, and Asian American literature. Dr.Shin is currently completing a book entitled Dialectic of Spectrality: A Transpacific Study on Being in the Age of Cyberculture, 1945~2012, co-authored with Associate Professor of Computer Science and Computer Engineering Doug Fisher.  Dr. Shin received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature at Stanford University.