I’m always looking for great students to work on research projects. I particularly encourage students from any underrepresented groups in Computer Science to talk to me about potential projects.
Before you reach out, take a look at my research and publications to make sure that what you want to study is a good fit for what I do.
If you are interested in doing a PhD in the area of human-computer interaction, contact me with a copy of your CV to discuss opportunities. For more information about postgraduate research degrees at Northumbria University, visit here.
Please read my advice on how to write a PhD proposal.
Potential research topics:
- Digital wellbeing
- Productivity & task management
- Computer-mediated communication
- Social media and identity
- User experience of multi-device ecologies (mobile, wearable, and/or smart IoT devices)
- Agency and automation for value-led interactions
- Work-life balance
- Dr Parvin Asadzadeh – post-doc, working on EPSRC+ GAMO funded project (2018 – present)
- Selina Sutton, PhD student (2018 – present) – 3rd supervisor
- Emma Cutler, BSc ITMB student (2018/19)
- Kellie Irwin, BSc ITMB student (2018/19)
- Ryan McManus, BSc ITMB student (2018/19)
- Stephen Connolley, BSc student (2018/19)
- Jennifer Gane, BSc student (2018/19)
Past Students & Research assistants:
- Lucia Sanz Vilar, research assistant, working on iWARDs and digital wellbeing studies (2018)
- Amy Sung, affiliate student, BSc in Psychology (2017)
- Yuefan Sun, affiliate student, BSc in Psychology (2017)
- Victor Bassey, MSc in HCI (2014/15)