MHCI+D Administration

Meet the dedicated HCI and Design faculty who built the program and the staff that support it

The Master of Human-Computer Interaction and Design program is offered under the auspices of the dub interdisciplinary faculty group. The program is overseen by an executive committee that includes faculty from the four major dub departments.

MHCI+D Executive Committee

Human-Computer interaction, computing education, software engineering

Design, industrial design, interaction design, new media

David Hendry

Associate Professor

The Information School

Human-computer interaction, value sensitive design

David Ribes

Associate Professor

Human Centered Design & Engineering

Science and Technology Studies (STS), information studies; cyberinfrastructures (CI).

Jeff Heer

Associate Professor

Computer Science & Engineering


Data visualization; Interactive data analysis; Social computing; Human-computer interaction.

Sean Munson

Assistant Professor

Human Centered Design & Engineering

Social computing; selective exposure and political diversity online; systems to support health and wellness; persuasive technology.

Human-computer interaction, intelligent user interfaces, cross-cultural usability of technology.

Tad Hirsch

Associate Professor

School of Art + Art History + Design


Interaction design in urban environments; Human rights, environmental justice, and community empowerment.

MHCI+D Staff

Mary Larson

Associate Director of Academic Services


Matt Bartels

Graduate Academic and Career Advisor


Emily Lloyd

Program Coordinator


Graduate Staff Assistants

Edward Roberts

Career Conference Coordinator

MHCI+D Class of 2017

Madison Zeller

Social Media Coordinator

MHCI+D Class of 2017

Bert Zhang

DUB Video & Equipment Support

MHCI+D Class of 2017