Melanie Walsh is a postdoctoral associate at Cornell's Ithaca campus, working with David Mimno. She is designing and teaching an Introduction to Cultural Analytics curriculum for humanities students with no previous programming background. She received her PhD in English & American Literature from Washington University in St. Louis.

Melanie's research interests include digital humanities, cultural analytics, American literature, social media, and social justice movements. You can find Melanie's CV on her personal website.