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University of Michigan School of Information

Mark Newman

Mark Newman

Professor of Information, School of Information and Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering Email: Phone: 734/764-0020
Office: School of Information/4380 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Personal website


Areas of interest

Computing mediates an increasingly large portion of our everyday experience, necessitating that research in Human-Computer Interaction attend to the relationship between people and the ever-more complex technological environments in which they live, work, and play. My research seeks to understand the embedded, interconnected nature of these emerging forms of interaction and to build tools that help people understand, manage, and make use of the rich and dynamic resources available to them.


B.A., Macalester College

M.S., University of California Berkeley

Ph.D., University of California Berkeley



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Mark Newman to give keynote address at UX@UM conference

Mark Newman will be giving a keynote address at the first UX@UM Conference at 10 am EDT on April 1, 2022.

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American Heart Association grant launches new wearable health technology research center at U-M

A $2.5 million grant from the American Heart Association will help establish a new wearable health technology research center and national research collaboration, and a supplemental $200K grant will be used to track cardiovascular consequences of COVID-19.

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