Human-computer Interaction (HCI)

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307B South Hall
(510) 642-8016
Professor
Focus: Human-computer interaction, information visualization, computational linguistics, search and information retrieval



      
303B South Hall
(510) 642-4583
Assistant Professor
Focus: HCI, ICTD, information systems supporting microfinance, smallholder agriculture, education, governance and public health



      
314 South Hall
(415) 269-1513
Associate Professor
Focus: Human-computer interaction, tangible user interfaces

Recent Research News

School of Information faculty and students are presenting their research on human-computer interaction in Toronto this week at the annual CHI conference.
Parikh is transforming the world’s poorest areas by designing, evaluating, and deploying appropriate information systems that support sustainable economic development.
Eight I School faculty and students will be presenting their research at the upcoming CHI Conference in Paris, France.
Instead of typing your password, in the future you may only have to think your password. A new School of Information study explores the feasibility of brainwave-based computer authentication as a substitute for passwords.
How can students work together in the new generation of online courses? And how can online systems support and encourage peer learning? A new School of Information research project aims to answer these questions and more.
A report on mobile privacy released this morning by the Federal Trade Commission incorporates a number of recommendations from Ph.D. student Jennifer King. King is a fourth-year Ph.D. student in the School of Information, where she studies online privacy and how people make their privacy decisions.
Professor Coye Cheshire analyzes how people decide who to trust, and how to design systems to help build trusting communities.
The future of search will include speech input, social searching, and natural language queries, according to I School professor Marti Hearst.
Ph.D. students Megan Finn, Elisa Oreglia, Stuart Geiger, Christo Sims, and Bob Bell present their research on technology circulation in China, information dissemination for humanitarian relief efforts, online communities in physical space, gender and identity in digital youth culture, and African entrepreneurship, in at the annual meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science.