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Accessibility

Benjamin B. Bederson

Benjamin B. Bederson
@bederson
Computer Science

Educational technologies, learning analytics, information visualization, and interaction strategies

Leah Findlater

Leah Findlater
@leahfindlater
iSchool

Personalized interfaces, accessibility, interaction techniques, and information and communication technologies for development

Jon Froehlich

Jon Froehlich
@jonfroehlich
Computer Science

Wearables, tangible interactive computing, crowdsourcing, ubiquitous computing, making, hackerspaces, environmental sustainability, health and wellness, and accessibility



Communities

Jennifer Golbeck

Jennifer Golbeck
@jengolbeck
iSchool

Social Networks, trust, intelligent interfaces, emergency and disaster response systems

Jennifer Preece


Design Process

Tammy Clegg

Tammy Clegg
@TammyUMD
Education

Developing technology to support youth's STEM learning and disposition, community-based technologies for STEM learning and practice, and participatory design with children

Allison Druin

Allison Druin
@adruin
iSchool

Children's interface technologies, educational applications, children as design partners, digital libraries, mobile computing, online communities.

Mona Leigh Guha

Mona Leigh Guha
@mona_leigh
iSchool

Technology and design methods for children

Kent L. Norman

Kent L. Norman
@knorman2031
Psychology

Human-computer interaction and cognitive issues in interface design, cyberpsychology, electronic educational environments, and psychological aspects of video games



Digital Humanities

Kari Kraus

Kari Kraus
iSchool

Digital humanities, virtual worlds, intellectual property, image search and retrieval, new models of scholarly communication.

Jimmy Lin

Jimmy Lin
@lintool
iSchool

Information retrieval, natural language processing, big data, social media, visualization

Catherine Plaisant

Catherine Plaisant
@cplaisant
UMIACS

User interface design and evaluation, information visualization, evaluation methods, and public access



Digital Libraries

Benjamin B. Bederson

Benjamin B. Bederson
@bederson
Computer Science

Educational technologies, learning analytics, information visualization, and interaction strategies

Allison Druin

Allison Druin
@adruin
iSchool

Children's interface technologies, educational applications, children as design partners, digital libraries, mobile computing, online communities.

Anne Rose

Anne Rose
@annetrose
UMIACS

Information visualization and digital libraries with an emphasis on service oriented projects.



Education

June Ahn

June Ahn
@ahnjune
iSchool

Impact of communication technologies in education policy and student learning. In particular (a) the policies and practices of K-12 cyber schools, and (b) the effect of social media on youth learning and information behavior.

Benjamin B. Bederson

Benjamin B. Bederson
@bederson
Computer Science

Educational technologies, learning analytics, information visualization, and interaction strategies

Tammy Clegg

Tammy Clegg
@TammyUMD
Education

Developing technology to support youth's STEM learning and disposition, community-based technologies for STEM learning and practice, and participatory design with children

Allison Druin

Allison Druin
@adruin
iSchool

Children's interface technologies, educational applications, children as design partners, digital libraries, mobile computing, online communities.

Evan Golub

Evan Golub
Computer Science

Educational technology, tablet-enhanced applications, ubiquitous computing, and creativity support tools.

Mona Leigh Guha

Mona Leigh Guha
@mona_leigh
iSchool

Technology and design methods for children

Kent L. Norman

Kent L. Norman
@knorman2031
Psychology

Human-computer interaction and cognitive issues in interface design, cyberpsychology, electronic educational environments, and psychological aspects of video games

Anne Rose

Anne Rose
@annetrose
UMIACS

Information visualization and digital libraries with an emphasis on service oriented projects.



History

Jason Farman

Jason Farman
@farman
American Studies

Mobile technologies, locative media, digital storytelling, cultural geography, gaming, and the history of technology.



Innovation, Discovery, and Creativity

Jon Froehlich

Jon Froehlich
@jonfroehlich
Computer Science

Wearables, tangible interactive computing, crowdsourcing, ubiquitous computing, making, hackerspaces, environmental sustainability, health and wellness, and accessibility

Mona Leigh Guha

Mona Leigh Guha
@mona_leigh
iSchool

Technology and design methods for children

Kent L. Norman

Kent L. Norman
@knorman2031
Psychology

Human-computer interaction and cognitive issues in interface design, cyberpsychology, electronic educational environments, and psychological aspects of video games

Ben Shneiderman

Ben Shneiderman
@benbendc
Computer Science

Information visualization, user interface design, human-computer interaction theories, empirical methods, universal usability.



Interaction Design & Children

Tammy Clegg

Tammy Clegg
@TammyUMD
Education

Developing technology to support youth's STEM learning and disposition, community-based technologies for STEM learning and practice, and participatory design with children

Allison Druin

Allison Druin
@adruin
iSchool

Children's interface technologies, educational applications, children as design partners, digital libraries, mobile computing, online communities.

Evan Golub

Evan Golub
Computer Science

Educational technology, tablet-enhanced applications, ubiquitous computing, and creativity support tools.

Mona Leigh Guha

Mona Leigh Guha
@mona_leigh
iSchool

Technology and design methods for children



Medical Informatics

Catherine Plaisant

Catherine Plaisant
@cplaisant
UMIACS

User interface design and evaluation, information visualization, evaluation methods, and public access

Ben Shneiderman

Ben Shneiderman
@benbendc
Computer Science

Information visualization, user interface design, human-computer interaction theories, empirical methods, universal usability.



Physical Devices

Allison Druin

Allison Druin
@adruin
iSchool

Children's interface technologies, educational applications, children as design partners, digital libraries, mobile computing, online communities.

Jason Farman

Jason Farman
@farman
American Studies

Mobile technologies, locative media, digital storytelling, cultural geography, gaming, and the history of technology.

Leah Findlater

Leah Findlater
@leahfindlater
iSchool

Personalized interfaces, accessibility, interaction techniques, and information and communication technologies for development

Jon Froehlich

Jon Froehlich
@jonfroehlich
Computer Science

Wearables, tangible interactive computing, crowdsourcing, ubiquitous computing, making, hackerspaces, environmental sustainability, health and wellness, and accessibility



Privacy

Jennifer Golbeck

Jennifer Golbeck
@jengolbeck
iSchool

Social Networks, trust, intelligent interfaces, emergency and disaster response systems

Jessica Vitak

Jessica Vitak
@jvitak
iSchool

I study how people's use of communication technologies affects their information disclosures, privacy attitudes and behaviors, relationship maintenance and self-presentation strategies, and accrual of social capital resources. I am especially interested in framing this research through the lens of context collapse.



Public Access

Ira Chinoy

Ira Chinoy
@ichinoy
Journalism

Computer-assisted reporting, investigative journalism, overcoming barriers for access to public records, archives as resources for journalists, history of journalism and emerging media, history of information.

Catherine Plaisant

Catherine Plaisant
@cplaisant
UMIACS

User interface design and evaluation, information visualization, evaluation methods, and public access

Ben Shneiderman

Ben Shneiderman
@benbendc
Computer Science

Information visualization, user interface design, human-computer interaction theories, empirical methods, universal usability.



Social and Ethical Implications

June Ahn

June Ahn
@ahnjune
iSchool

Impact of communication technologies in education policy and student learning. In particular (a) the policies and practices of K-12 cyber schools, and (b) the effect of social media on youth learning and information behavior.

Marshini Chetty

Marshini Chetty
@ineffablicious
iSchool

Human-computer interaction, ubiquitous computing, usable security, information and communication technology for development

Tammy Clegg

Tammy Clegg
@TammyUMD
Education

Developing technology to support youth's STEM learning and disposition, community-based technologies for STEM learning and practice, and participatory design with children

Jon Froehlich

Jon Froehlich
@jonfroehlich
Computer Science

Wearables, tangible interactive computing, crowdsourcing, ubiquitous computing, making, hackerspaces, environmental sustainability, health and wellness, and accessibility

Jennifer Golbeck

Jennifer Golbeck
@jengolbeck
iSchool

Social Networks, trust, intelligent interfaces, emergency and disaster response systems

Ben Shneiderman

Ben Shneiderman
@benbendc
Computer Science

Information visualization, user interface design, human-computer interaction theories, empirical methods, universal usability.



Social Media & Networks

June Ahn

June Ahn
@ahnjune
iSchool

Impact of communication technologies in education policy and student learning. In particular (a) the policies and practices of K-12 cyber schools, and (b) the effect of social media on youth learning and information behavior.

Jason Farman

Jason Farman
@farman
American Studies

Mobile technologies, locative media, digital storytelling, cultural geography, gaming, and the history of technology.

Jennifer Golbeck

Jennifer Golbeck
@jengolbeck
iSchool

Social Networks, trust, intelligent interfaces, emergency and disaster response systems

Jimmy Lin

Jimmy Lin
@lintool
iSchool

Information retrieval, natural language processing, big data, social media, visualization

Jessica Vitak

Jessica Vitak
@jvitak
iSchool

I study how people's use of communication technologies affects their information disclosures, privacy attitudes and behaviors, relationship maintenance and self-presentation strategies, and accrual of social capital resources. I am especially interested in framing this research through the lens of context collapse.



Visualization

Benjamin B. Bederson

Benjamin B. Bederson
@bederson
Computer Science

Educational technologies, learning analytics, information visualization, and interaction strategies

Timothy C. Clausner

Timothy C. Clausner
iSchool

Cognitive science. Meaning representation and cognitive processes in language, vision, and human computer interaction. Information visualization. Semantic theory linked with perceptual processes.

Jimmy Lin

Jimmy Lin
@lintool
iSchool

Information retrieval, natural language processing, big data, social media, visualization

Michael L. Pack

Michael L. Pack
Engineering

Intelligent transportation systems, operations research, open data, serious games, incident and emergency management, information visualization, user interface design, traveler information, and big data

Catherine Plaisant

Catherine Plaisant
@cplaisant
UMIACS

User interface design and evaluation, information visualization, evaluation methods, and public access

Anne Rose

Anne Rose
@annetrose
UMIACS

Information visualization and digital libraries with an emphasis on service oriented projects.

Ben Shneiderman

Ben Shneiderman
@benbendc
Computer Science

Information visualization, user interface design, human-computer interaction theories, empirical methods, universal usability.


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