Dr. Karine Gentelet is an Associate Member of the Centre for Law, Technology and Society and an Associate Professor in the Department of Social Sciences at the Université du Québec en Outaouais. She is the Visiting Research Chair on Artificial Intelligence and Social Justice at École Normale Supérieure-Abeonas-OBVIA.
Dr. Karine Gentelet’s research interests and publications focus on the recognition of human rights of Indigenous Peoples, uses of digital technology and artificial intelligence to improve social justice, the ethics of research in an Indigenous context, and the social responsibility of researchers.
Dr. Gentelet is researcher at the Centre interuniversitaire d'études et de recherches autochtones (CIERA), at the Cyberjustice Laboratory where she is leading a research project on the empowerment of marginalized populations with artificial intelligence. She is also a researcher at Observatoire international des impacts sociétaux de l'intelligence artificielle et du numérique (OBVIA).
Finally, Dr. Gentelet has been strongly active in the promotion and defense of human rights with Amnesty International since 2007.