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Voting faculty in the department of Human Centered Design & Engineering at the University of Washington.

HCDE faculty have graduate degrees from fields such as computer science, industrial engineering, information studies, education, English, linguistics, public policy, technology and society studies, and urban planning. HCDE faculty collaborate throughout the University and beyond on their research.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Cecilia AragonCecilia Aragon

Professor

Specialization: Human-Centered Data Science; Visual Analytics; Data Science Ethnography; Scientific Collaboration; Human-Computer Interaction (HCI); Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW); eScience; Visualization

Cindy Atman; photo by Mary LevinCynthia Atman

Professor

Specialization: Engineering Education; Engineering Design Learning; Students as emerging engineering professionals; Use of education research to improve student learning

Sarah Coppola

Sarah Coppola

Assistant Teaching Professor

Specialization: Human-Computer Interaction; Physical ergonomics; Bias and tech; Healthcare technologies; Inclusive design

Brock Craft

Brock Craft

Associate Teaching Professor; Director, HCDE undergraduate program

Specialization: Physical Computing; Information Visualization; Human-Computer Interaction; Learning design; Engineering education

Sayamindu DasguptaSayamindu Dasgupta

Assistant Professor

Specialization: Constructionism; Data literacy; Digital media and learning; Human-Computer Interaction

Andrew DavidsonAndrew Davidson

Associate Teaching Professor; Director, HCDE K-12 outreach program

Specialization: Interaction design; Human-Computer Interaction; Physical computing; STEM and design education; Secondary education outreach

HeadshotKristin Dew

Assistant Teaching Professor

Specialization: Sustainable interaction design; Human-Computer Interaction (HCI); Science and Technology Studies (STS)

Leah Findlater

Leah Findlater

Associate Professor

Specialization: Accessible computing; Mobile and wearable technologies; Human-centered AI; Human-Computer Interaction

Tyler FoxTyler Fox

Associate Teaching Professor; Director, HCDE Master's & Certificate programs

Specialization: Critical making; Posthumanism; Systems thinking; Art-science relations

Sucheta Ghoshal

Assistant Professor

Specialization: Grassroots Social Movements; Values in design; Action research; Social computing; Human-Computer Interaction

Mark HaselkornMark Haselkorn

Professor

Specialization: Strategic management of information and communication systems; Risk and resilience; Safety and security systems; Visual analytics

Gary HsiehGary Hsieh

Associate Professor

Specialization: Human-Computer Interaction; Social computing; Social media; Tailoring motivators; Persuasive technology

Julie KientzJulie Kientz

Professor & Chair

Specialization: Ubiquitous computing; Health informatics; Interaction design and children; Computer-Supported Collaborative Work

Beth KolkoBeth Kolko

Professor; Associate Chair

Specialization: Technology design for low-resource environments; Innovation; Hacker and maker cultures; Gaming; Design for digital inclusion; Hackademia

Charlotte LeeCharlotte P. Lee

Associate Professor

Specialization: Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW); Human-Computer Interaction (HCI); Science and Technology Studies (STS); Design processes

Alan MarksAlan Marks

Assistant Teaching Professor

Specialization: Human-Computer Interaction; Educational Technology, Privacy and security; Perception, cognition and epistemology; Project, program, product, team, and company management; Teamwork and collaboration; Technology adoption and training.

David McDonaldDavid W. McDonald

Professor

Specialization: Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW); Human-Computer Interaction (HCI); Large scale information systems

Sean MunsonSean A. Munson

Associate Professor

Specialization: Social computing; Human-Computer Interaction; Computer Supported Cooperative Work; Health and wellbeing technologies; Personal informatics

Nadya PeekNadya Peek

Assistant Professor

Specialization: Digital fabrication; Rapid prototyping; Advanced manufacturing

Ana Pinto da SilvaAna Pinto da Silva

Associate Teaching Professor; Director, MHCI+D

Specialization: Interdisciplinary design innovation; Early-stage product envisioning; Longevity infrastructure; Seniors housing; Architecture, design + equity; UX design; Game development; Collaboration; Community; Leadership

David RibesDavid Ribes

Associate Professor

Specialization: Science and Technology Studies (STS); Information studies; Cyberinfrastructures (CI)

Daniela RosnerDaniela Rosner

Associate Professor

Specialization: Interaction design; Science and Technology Studies (STS); Digital craft; Repair studies; Design, computing, and fieldwork around digital technology

Kate StarbirdKate Starbird

Associate Professor

Specialization: Human-Computer Interaction; Computer Supported Cooperative Work; Crisis Informatics; Human computation; Crowdsourcing

Jennifer TurnsJennifer Turns

Professor; Associate Chair

Specialization: User-centered design; Design processes and Strategies; Human-Computer Interaction; Engineering education; Educating reflective practitioners; Technology adaption

Linda WagnerLinda Wagner

Associate Teaching Professor; Director, GIX

Specialization: Design and product strategy; Ethnographic research; Innovation; User-Centered Design

Mark ZachryMark Zachry

Professor

Specialization: Human-computer interaction; Social computing; Technology for social change; Communicative practices of organizations; Interdisciplinary studies

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