Darren Gergle

Darren Gergle’s teaching and research interests are broadly defined by the fields of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW). In particular, he is interested in furthering our theoretical understanding of the impact technological mediation has on communication, and applying this to the design, development, and evaluation of novel collaboration technologies.


PhD Human-Computer Interaction, Carnegie Mellon University
MS Human-Computer Interaction, University of Michigan
BA Cognitive Psychology, University of Michigan
BFA Printmaking and Sculpture, University of Michigan

Recent Awards and Honors

2007 Microsoft New Faculty Fellowship Finalist
2003-2006 IBM PhD Fellowship


CS 525 Applied Research Methods for Media and Technology
CS 395 Understanding Technology and Human Interaction
EECS 395 Understanding Technology and Human Interaction
CS 399 Community Building Software


Darren Gergle



Communication Studies


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