Faculty

Sowmya Somanath

Assistant Professor

Interested in making, creativity support tools, TUIs, and HCI broadly

Charles Perin

Associate Professor

Everything concerned with Visualization, Interaction, Design, People, Data, Sports, Technology

Miguel Nacenta

Associate Professor

Teacher and Researcher in HCI, visualization, augmented cognition and more

Regan Mandryk

Professor

Innovating technologies that improve social, cognitive, and emotional wellbeing

Current Team

Colby Johanson

PostDoc

Computer Science Postdoc Student, Interested in HCI and Games User Research

Hamid Mansoor

PostDoc

Incoming Postdoc in Data Visualization

Elizabeth Reid

PhD Student

Computer Science PhD Student, Interested in Technology for Social Connection

Robert Scherf

PhD Student

PhD student researching intersections between computation and public policy production

Wei Wei

PhD Student

PhD student of Computer Science interested in InfoVis and VR/AR

Bahare Bakhtiari

PhD Student

PhD Student of Computer Science interested in HCI and User Experience Design at UVIC

Matt Termuende

PhD Student

Mechatronics engineer exploring human experience through a computer science lens

Yichun Zhao

PhD Student

HCI researcher with a focus on accessibility

Alessandra M. Paz Milani

PhD Student

Curious about Software Engineering and a Data-Vis lover

Shanker Ramesh

PhD Student

Computer scientist researching about HCI

Sabrina Lakhdhir

PhD Student

Computer scientist researching within HCI and art

Dibya Prokash Sarkar

PhD Student

Computer Scientist interested in Robotics, HCI and Information Visualization

Maybins Douglas Lengwe

PhD Student

Computer Scientist researching about Information Visualization in Healthcare

Phaedra Berger

MSc Student

Computer Science MSc interested in creativity and human-computer interaction

Laura Paul

MSc Student

MSc Computer Science Student interested in Human-Centered Computing

Chehak Nayar

MSc Student

Computer Science Master’s Student at UVic

Sarina Kashanj

MSc Student

MSc computer science student interested in HCI

Mohammad Shakirul Islam

MSc Student

CS graduate student interested in Information Visualization, HCI, and Data Science

Nazanin Shamshiri (Xan)

MSc Student

MSc computer science student interested in data science

Ayush Jangida

MSc Student

Computer Scientist interested in Human Computer Interaction and Data Visualization

Colleen Cipriano

Undergraduate Student

Combined Psychology and Computer Science Student

Daniela Gallegos Dupuis

Undergraduate Student

USRA BSc computer science student

Trong Hieu Vuong

Undergraduate Student

Visual Arts and Computer Science major

Paul Henderson

Undergraduate Student

Computer Science Undergrad with background in Biopsychology

Collaborators

Alumni

Paria Naghavi

MSc Student

Researcher and computer scientist interested in human-centered computation and visualization

Sanchitha Kuppusami

MSc Student

Software Engineer. My research topic is not decided yet :)

Jimmy Lai

MSc Student

Computer scientist researching about information visualization and software engineering

YongFeng Ji (Kim)

MSc Student

Computer scientist interested in HCI and information visualization

Mona Malik

MSc Student

Computer scientist researching about information visualization and data science

Andrea Castaneda

MSc Student

Interactive Media Designer researching about Data Visualization and Physical representations

Shishir Halaharvi

MSc Student

Computer scientist interested in data science and information visualization

Xiyao Wang

PostDoc

Postdoc in HCI and Visualization

Oishwarjya Banerjee

Research Intern

Computer Science Undergrad Student, Research Intern at UVic

Carter Blair

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate working on a summer research project in the VIXI Lab

Thomas Roy

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate computer science student currently researching HCI

Vincent Potrykus

Undergraduate Student

Software Developer passionate about machine learning, HCI and design, working on my honors project

Jeralyn Javier

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate Combined Computer Science and Psychology student interested in HCI

Samantha Norrie

Undergraduate Student

Undergraduate Computer Science student interested in learning about HCI

Jada Huang

Undergraduate Student

Combined Psychology and Computer Science Undergraduate student interested in HCI