Current Studies

  • 2024-2025
    Wanting or Having a Chosen Family
    interview study
    This research explores how individuals characterize, describe, and express their own experiences with wanting or having a chosen family.

  • 2023-2024
    My Identity In My Own Words
    survey study
    This research explores and measures how individuals characterize, define, and express their own identities through open fields. Additional consideration involve norms, norm breaking, and norm making.

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Past Studies

  • 2022-2023
    Queer Impressions of Mental Time Travel and Futures
    interview study
    This research explored how Queer individuals characterized, described, and expressed their impressions of time travel and futures.

  • 2021-2022
    Inclusive Attitudes Towards Artificial Intelligence (AI)
    survey study
    This research measured individual and group attitudes towards artificial intelligence using the General Attitudes Towards Artificial Intelligence Scale (GAAIS).

  • 2021-2022
    Why I They/Them
    survey study
    This research explored how individuals characterized, described, and expressed their reasons for using they/them pronouns.

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Articles and Reports

  • Westbrook, J. (2023, October). Queering Futures with Data-Driven Speculation: the design of an expanded mixed methods research framework integrating qualitative, quantitative, and practice-based modes. In Proceedings of the 2023 International Association for Societies of Design Research (ISDR), Life-Changing Design, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.

  • Westbrook, J.(2023, August). Queering Futures: the design of an expanded mixed methods research framework integrating qualitative, quantitative, and practice-based modes. In Proceedings of the 2023 AAAI/ACM Conference on AI, Ethics, and Society, Montreal, Canada.

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