New Scientist Reports on Gary Hsieh's Research on Online Slacktivism

Friday, May 3, 2013

Gary Hsieh will join the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) as an Assistant Professor beginning in summer 2013.New Scientist recently reported on incoming Human Centered Design & Engineering (HCDE) Professor Gary Hsieh's research on online "slacktivism." Hsieh's research focuses on understanding, designing, and developing motivators that encourage people to communicate and interact in ways that are self and welfare-improving. He will be joining HCDE in June.

Read the entire article online: Does online 'slacktivism' reduce charitable giving?