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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


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

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.



Areas of Interest

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


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

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ChatGPT, entrepreneurship and ICWSM conference. Check out UMSI faculty and PhD candidate publications.
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Twitter, Covid-19 and Privacy: UMSI Research Roundup

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