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Julie Hui

Julie Hui

Assistant Professor of Information, School of Information Email: [email protected] Phone: 734/763-2285
Office: School of Information/3431 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Website News About Julie Hui

Biography

I investigate how technology influences access to work and employment. My current research areas include working with under-resourced small businesses, gig workers, and job seekers. In these areas, I build partnerships with local organizations to co-develop and test new models of work and resource sharing, question the role of technology in socio-economic mobility, and develop platforms to enhance professional relationship development (see https://lettersmith.io/about).

Broadly, I am interested in computer-supported career development, job training in the future of work, and community development. I'm always looking for new collaborations and am currently recruiting PhD students.

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Areas of Interest

Human-Computer Interaction (HCI); Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW); Future of work; Gig work; Equity

Education

PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University; BS in Physics, MIT

News about Julie Hui

UMSI @ CHI 2024. Surfing the World. 11-16 May 2024. Honolulu, Hawaii.
UMSI at CHI 2024: Research, workshops, courses

UMSI research and workshops for the 2024 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI).

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UMSI @ CHI 2024. Surfing the World. UMSI Researchers. 6 Honorable Mentions.
UMSI researchers recognized with honorable mention awards at 2024 CHI conference

The award recognizes outstanding research in the field of human-computer interaction.

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