Teaching & Mentoring

Teaching


Instructor, UMass Amherst

Advanced Methods in HCI, Spring 2021 
Intro to HCI, Fall 2020
Computing for the Common Good, Spring 2020
Intro to HCI, Fall 2019
Advanced Methods in HCI, Spring 2019
Digital Civics, Fall 2018

Co-Instructor and Guest Lecturer

Civic Design (Cogs 160), Co-taught along with Steven Dow, UCSD, Fall 2017
Graduate Research Colloquium (IAT 805), Simon Fraser University, School of Arts and Interactive Technology, Spring 2016
Human-Computer Interaction (SENG 310), University of Victoria, Summer 2014
Advanced Methods for Human-Computer Interaction (CSC 578C), University of Victoria, Spring 2014
Human-Computer Interaction (SENG 310), University of Victoria, Summer 2013
Object-Oriented Software Development (SENG 330), University of Victoria, Fall 2008

Supervision and Mentorship


Ph.D. Student Supervision, UMass Amherst

Mahmood Jasim, Computer Science, Fall 2018 – Present
Alyx Burns, Computer Science, Fall 2019 – Present
Tamanna Motahar, Computer Science, Fall 2019 – 2020, Currently Ph.D. Student at University of Utah
Pooya Khaloo, Computer Science, Fall 2018 – Fall 2019, Currently Senior Autonomous Vehicle Simulation Engineer at Nvidia

Ph.D. Thesis Committees, UMass Amherst

Abe Handler, PhD, Computer Science, Committee, 2021
Hee-Tae Jung, PhD, Computer Science, Committee, 2019

Undergraduate Supervision (REU and Honors Thesis), UMass Amherst

Preston Yee, Honors Thesis Advisor, Fall 2020 – Present
Thai On, Honors Thesis Advisor, Fall 2020 – Present
Matt Rossman, Honors Thesis Advisor, 2020, Currently MSc. HCI student at Georgia Tech University
Emily Goroza, Honors Thesis Committee, 2019, Currently Frontend Software Engineer II at Wayfair
Anjali Devakumar, Honors Thesis Committee, 2019, Currently MSc. HCI student at Georgia Tech University

Rolando Franqui Nadal, REU, Fall 2020 – Present
Ria Chawla, REU, Fall 2020 – Present
Christiana Lee, REU, Fall 2020 – Present
Andrew Cunningham, REU, Summer 2020, Currently Software Engineer at Etsy
Arushi Ahmed, REU, Summer 2019, Currently Software Engineer at Comcast
Lucy Cousins, Spring 2020, Currently MSc. Student in GIS at UMass Amherst

Graduate Research Assistant Supervision, UMass Amherst

Lucy Cousins, MSc. Student in GIS, Spring 2020 – Spring 2021
Julian Killingback, MSc. Computer Science, Fall 2020 – Spring 2021
Somin Wadhwa, MSc. Computer Science, Spring 2020, Currently Ph.D. student at Northeastern University
Yueying Liu, MSc. Computer Science, Fall 2019, Currently Software Engineer at Cimpress

Synthesis Project Supervision, UMass Amherst

Tu Vu, 2019
Youngwoo Kim, 2019

Student Supervision, Prior to UMass

Nancy Zheng, BSc., Cognitive Science, UCSD, Summer 2017 – Spring 2018
Diana Nguyen, BSc. Cognitive Science, UCSD, Winter 2018 – Spring 2018
Maggie Chan, BSc. Cognitive Science, UCSD, Winter 2018 – Spring 2018
Reggie Wu, BSc. Cognitive Science, UCSD, Summer 2017
Michelle Ng, BSc., Visual and Environmental Studies and Computer Science, Harvard University, Summer 2017
Michael James, Human-Computer Interaction, Drama, Media, and Design, Carnegie Melon University, Summer 2017
Weichen Liu, MSc. Computer Science, UCSD, Fall 2016 – June 2017
Lauren Liu, BSc., Computer Science, UCSD, Fall 2016 – June 2017
Joanne Cho, BSc., Cognitive Science, UCSD, Fall 2016 – June 2017
Sanika Moharana, BSc., Cognitive Science, UCSD, Winter 2016 – Summer 2017
Alejandro Panduro, BSc., Cognitive Science, UCSD, Fall 2016 – Summer 2017
Eric Richards, BSc., Cognitive Science, UCSD, Fall 2016 – June 2017
Yabo Shi, BSc. Cognitive Science, UCSD, Winter 2018 – Spring 2018
Andres Baez, BSc. Cognitive Science, UCSD, Fall 2017 – Spring 2018
Dangyi Liu, MSc. Computer Science, UCSD, Fall 2016 – June 2017
Sarmad Mehrbod, PhD, Civil Engineering, UBC, 2014 – 2016
Kelly J. Burke, PhD, iSchool, UBC, Summer 2016
Siyi (Cathy) Meng, BSc. Computer Science, UBC, Summer 2015
Jialiang Xiang, BSc. Computer Science, UBC, Summer 2015
Tyler Weeres, BSc. Computer Science, UVic, Summer 2010