Senior Research Analyst

Cristina López G.

Cristina López G. conducts qualitative research on political disinformation and antagonistic amplification.

Cristina López G. conducts qualitative research on political disinformation and antagonistic amplification in social media platforms. Cristina is the Project Manager for Data & Society’s Disinformation Action Lab, where her research has focused on networked responses to communications threats, working with civil society actors to protect the 2020 Census from dis/misinformation. Previously, Cristina was Deputy Director for Extremism at Media Matters for America, where she focused on far-right networks and right-wing media manipulation. She holds an undergraduate law degree from Escuela Superior de Economía y Negocios (ESEN) and a Master in Public Policy from Georgetown University. Born and raised in El Salvador, Cristina is based in Washington, DC.

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