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University of Michigan School of Information

Matthew Kay

Matthew Kay

Assistant Professor of Information, School of Information and Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering Email: Phone: 734/763-2285
Office: School of Information/4364 North Quad Faculty Role: Faculty Potential PhD Faculty Advisor: Yes Personal website


Areas of interest

My research includes work on communicating uncertainty, usable statistics, and personal informatics. I tackle problems using a multi-faceted approach, including qualitative and quantitative analysis of behavior, building and evaluating interactive systems, and designing and testing visualization techniques. For more details on my research see my website.


Matthew Kay
Ditch the stale PDF: Making research papers interactive and more transparent


A paper co-authored by UMSI assistant professor Matthew Kay has received a Best Paper award ahead of the ACM CHI 2019 conference.

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UMSI researchers recognized with 3 Best Paper awards at 2019 CHI conference

UMSI faculty and students took three best paper and five honorable mention awards at the upcoming CHI conference. 

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