MHCID Faculty and Staff

The MHCID program is housed in the Department of Informatics at UC Irvine, a leading department in the intersection of people, design, and technology. The department is home to four ACM fellows, four members of the CHI Academy, three endowed chairs, and numerous winners of other prestigious awards. The MHCID program draws faculty members from a myriad of backgrounds to create a rich environment in which students can draw upon a wide range of expertise. Faculty come from across UCI and from industry. Students in the MHCID program will have the opportunity to interact closely with these faculty and with the prestigious members of our industry advisory board.

Steve Hosaflook
Steve Hosaflook
Program Director
For all program questions, contact him at mhciddirector@ics.uci.edu
Adriana AvinoAdriana Avina
Program Coordinator
Mimi Ito
Mimi Ito
Pedagogical Advisor
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Chair in Digital Media and Learning, Anthropology and Informatics

MHCID Faculty

Stacy BranhamStacy Branham
Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
DarrenDennenbergDarren Denenberg
Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
BlakeDiCosola
Blake DiCosola
Strategy Director, Razorfish London
D.Phil Candidate, Oxford University
Melissa MazmanianMelissa Mazmanian
Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
Paul Merage School of Business
Don Patterson
Don Patterson
Informatics, Computer Science, Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
Computer Science, Westmont University
Katie Salen
Katie Salen
Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
Advisory Faculty
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Gillian Hayes
Founding Faculty Director
Robert A. and Barbara L. Kleist Professor in Informatics
Vice Provost for Graduate Education, Dean of the Graduate Division
Judy OlsonJudy Olson
Founding Faculty
Donald Bren Professor Emeritus in Informatics and Business
Jesse Jackson

Jesse Colin Jackson
Founding Faculty
Associate Professor
Claire Trevor School of the Arts

Bill Tomlinson

Bill Tomlinson
Founding Faculty
Professor
Informatics, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Science
School of Education