We are an interdisciplinary team of researchers interested in understanding how people use information systems and dedicated to informing design based on human performance data.

We use a variety of empirical methods including formal experiments, ethnographic analysis, and participatory design.

We are conducting studies in a number of domains including:

  • Social Computing and Civic Engagement
  • E-Participation and E-Democracy
  • E-Learning
  • Cultural Issues in Computing
  • Collaboration

How to say “HICHI”

HICHI rhymes with Mai Tai !

Join Us

Anyone and everyone interested in human-computer interaction is welcome to attend lab seminars and meetings. Students who want to work on HCI-related projects are especially encouraged to contact the lab.