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Darren Gergle
Professor, John G. Searle Professor
Communication Studies

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.


PhDHuman-Computer Interaction, Carnegie Mellon University
MSHuman-Computer Interaction, University of Michigan
BACognitive Psychology, University of Michigan
BFAPrintmaking and Sculpture, University of Michigan

Recent Awards and Honors

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


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