Current Issues in HCDE
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The Newest Research Center in HCDE
Introducing the Center for Collaborative Systems for Security, Safety, and Regional Resilience (CoSSaR). Full story »
Beth Kolko on Medical Technology Innovation
HCDE's Beth Kolko was recently featured in USA Today about "How Third-World Ideas Can Change First-World Lives." Full story »
Sean Munson Researches Fitness App Data
King 5 News recently featured HCDE Professor Sean Munson's research on data from fitness-tracking apps. Full Story »
2014 Capstone & Research Showcase
The 2014 Capstone & Research Showcase featured the best work from Capstone Project teams and Directed Research Groups. Full Story »
Kate Starbird Interviewed on KUOW
Kate Starbird's Directed Research Group analyzed thousands of tweets sent after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Listen Here»
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HCDE is hiring an Assistant or Associate Professor to join the department faculty, an Academic Services Manager and a Program Coordinator to support the HCDE student services team, and a CoSSaR Program Coordinator for the new CoSSaR center.
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HCDE Phd Student Daniel Perry attended first annual conference on Computer-Human Interaction in Play (CHI Play 2014) in Toronto.
PhD student Michael Brooks shares his experience at the International Conference on Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering (CDVE).
The HCDE Corporate Affiliates Day brought together HCDE faculty and corporate partners for a half-day conference to showcase of the latest work produced by the department and explore collaboration opportunities.
HCDE Assistant Professor Sean Munson was recently featured in the University of Washington Provost's report "Leading Change in Public Higher Education."