External Publications & Media

Both within and outside of academic, I like to write, speak, and reflect on my experiences and activities I get up to. Here is a selected list of those articles:

Facebook, Twitter pause government requests for user data from Hong Kong

I was interviewed and quoted in this PRI The World article about internet privacy in Hong Kong.

Reflecting on the International Data Curation Conference: On FAIRness, preserving memory, and making collective curation ethical

I am a contributor to the Springer Nature Research Data Blog and have written about my experience at the International Data Curation Conference 2020 in Dublin.

We're watching you: COVID-19 surveillance raises privacy fears

I was quoted in this Al Jazeera article on government mandated COVID-19 surveillance applications.

Reflecting on Data Ethics and Life as a Researcher - Janis Wong on Being the 2018-19 St Leonard's Associate Researcher

My reflections teaching Theory of Knowledge to International Baccalaureate students at St Leonards

Levelling the Playing Field: young women’s relationship with sport and physical activity – Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICe)

My blog post for the Scottish Parliament Information Centre looking at our Scottish Parliament Committee Report on how the Scottish Government should address the gender gap of young women's participation in sport and physical activity.

Janis Wong
PhD researcher

Janis Wong is an interdisciplinary PhD researcher in Computer Science at the Centre for Research into Information, Surveillance and Privacy (CRISP), University of St Andrews. Janis is interested in the legal and technological applications in data protection, privacy, and data ethics. She is also a Research Fellow at the Open Data Institute.