Dr. Pamela Wisniewski, Director of the STIR Lab and iUX Academy

Recent News

New NSF-funded Project

New NSF-funded Project

Congratulations to Drs. Pamela Wisniewski, Heather Lipford, and Jessica Kropczynski on their newly awarded, National Science Foundation funded (#1814439), research project entitled, “SaTC: CORE: Small: Collaborative: Leveraging community oversight to enhance collective efficacy for privacy and security.” The research team

Dr. Arup K. Ghosh

Dr. Arup K. Ghosh

Congratulations to Dr. Arup Kumar Ghosh who successfully defended his dissertation entitled, “A Value-Sensitive Design Approach to Adolescent Mobile Online Safety.” Arup is on the job market for academic jobs starting Fall 2018. Visit his website at: http://arupkumarghosh.com/ to find

NSF CHS EAGER Grant

NSF CHS EAGER Grant

Congratulations to Drs. Pamela Wisniewski, Kapil Madathil, Heidi Zinzow, and Laura Whitlock on being awarded funding from the National Science Foundation’s Division of Information and Intelligent Systems on their proposed work on, “Examining Self-Harm and Suicide Contagion Risks of Viral

Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach Post

Congratulations to Dr. Wisniewski on the Palm Beach Posts news media coverage on “How sex predators, traffickers are adapting to ever-volving tech to lure victims.” This interview was directly related to the recent CHI papers and Dr. Wisniewski’s grant-funded research

AHFE 2018 Paper

AHFE 2018 Paper

Congratulations to Drs. Pamela Wisniewski, Meghan Gabriel, Raj Gurupur and their students Celia Linton, Aditi Chokshi, and Brielle Perlingieri for their paper entitled, “We Have Built It, But They Have Not Come: Examining the Adoption and Use of Assistive Technologies

#SIGCHI4ALL

#SIGCHI4ALL

Congratulations to Drs. Pamela Wisniewski, Neha Kumar, Christine Bassem, Sarah Clinch, Susan M. Dray, Geraldine Fitzpatrick, Cliff Lampe, Michael Muller, and Anicia Peters, who co-organized a successful “un-panel” at CHI 2018 on “Intersectionality as a Lens to Promote Equity and Inclusivity within

UCF LIFE Grant

UCF LIFE Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Wisniewski and her students Karla Badillo-Urquiola and Arup Ghosh on being selected as recipients of the Learning Institute for Elders (LIFE) Gerontology Research Award for their work entitled, “Carebit: A Privacy-Preserving ‘Step’ toward Remote Informal Caregiving.” They