Gillian R. Hayes

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Robert A. and Barbara L. Kleist Professor, Informatics
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
School of Education
Professor, Pediatrics
School of Medicine

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007, Computer Science

B.S., Vanderbilt University, 1999, Mathematics and Computer Science

Phone: (949) 824-1483

University of California, Irvine
5072 DBH
Mail Code: 3440
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Ubiquitous computing, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Human Computer Interaction, Assistive Technology, Educational Technology, Medical Informatics
Academic Distinctions
• Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research 2008
• IBM PhD Fellowship 2006-2007
• Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship 2006-2007
• Georgia Tech Don Bratcher Human Relations Award 2005
• Organization for Autism Research Graduate Research Fellowship 2004-2005
• Georgia Tech President’s Fellowship 2002-2007
• John P. Imlay Dean’s Chair Endowment Fellowship 2002-2006
Research Abstract
I am the Robert A. and Barbara L. Kleist Professor of Informatics in the School of Information and Computer Sciences and in the School of Education and School of Medicine at UC Irvine. My research interests are in human-computer interaction, ubiquitous computing, assistive and educational technologies, and health informatics. I design, develop, deploy, and evaluate technologies to empower people to use collected data to address real human needs in sensitive and ethically responsible ways. Check out the STAR Group Web page for information on my research group.
Professional Societies
Research Centers
Laboratory for Ubiquitous Computing and Interaction
Social and Technological Action Research Group
Center for Research in Information, Technology, and Organizations
Institute for Clinical and Translational Science
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