Oliver Haimson

Office: 
3380 North Quad
Phone: 
734/763-2285
Assistant Professor/Post Doc/Presidential Fellow, School of Information

Biography

I conduct social computing research focused on how people present and disclose changing identities on social media during life transitions, with a primary research goal of impacting technological inclusion of marginalized users. One of my main research areas is transgender identity disclosure and presentation on social media.

For more information, please see my website.

Areas of interest

human-computer interaction (HCI), social computing, gender, online identity, social media, life transitions

Education

PhD Information & Computer Science, University of California, Irvine