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Mark Ackerman

Mark Ackerman

George Herbert Mead Collegiate Professor of Human-Computer Interaction, Professor of Information, School of Information, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering and Professor of Learning Health Sciences, Medical School Email: ackerm@umich.edu Phone: 734/764-2476
Office: School of Information/3388 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Research website Personal website

Biography

Areas of interest

Computer-supported cooperative work, human-computer interaction, social computing. See http://www.socialworldsresearch.org for my current research projects.

Education

BA, University of Chicago (History in the Social Sciences)  

MS, Ohio State (Computer Science) 

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Information Technologies) 

News

Graphic shows evolutionary steps of mankind from primate to modern man
Study: Evolution now accepted by majority of Americans

George Herbert Mead Collegiate Professor of Human-Computer Interaction Mark Ackerman and co-authors found that the level of acceptance of evolution in the US is now above the halfway mark.

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