Allan Martell

105 S State St
PhD student


Allan Martell is a PhD Student at the School of Information. He is interested in human rights advancement through HCI, oral histories, archives, and collective memory studies. At present, he's focused on the role of archives in post-conflict reconciliation and inter-generational dialogue.

Areas of interest

Human Computer Interaction, Human Centered-Design, Collective Memory, Human Rights

Honors & Awards

Best video documentary for the production The Central American Dream (2009), Icarus Festival. San Salvador, El Salvador.


B.A. in Social Communications, University of Central America, El Salvador
M.S. in Digital Media, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia. USA.