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UCLIC is a world leading Centre of Excellence in Human-Computer Interaction teaching and research, studying interactions between people and technology, drawing on the best scientific traditions in Computer Science and Human Sciences, and working collaboratively with the research community and industry. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, the following REF score was awarded to the department: 83% rated 4 ('world-leading') or 3 ('internationally excellent'). Find out more about the research and publications at UCLIC, available courses, and meet the people.


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UCLIC Research Seminar 9th of October: Jo Vermeulen (Aarhus University) on "Explainable AI – What can we do as HCI researchers?"

We increasingly encounter technology that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). AI and ML are used to process sensor data from our devices and support advanced features of various services that we use every day. Algorithmic decision-making also affects people when they are…

UCLIC Research Seminar 2nd of October: Dorian Peters (University of Cambridge) on "Wellbeing-supportive design: Designing technologies to support psychological needs"

Research in psychology has shown that both motivation and wellbeing are contingent on the satisfaction of three basic psychological needs. Fulfillment of these needs also predicts positive domain-specific outcomes, such as positive health or educational outcomes. Moreover, the fact that they have…

Research Fellow position on WEISS project available!

We are currently advertising a post-doctoral Research Fellow position on the WEISS project - the deadline is just before midnight on Fri 8 November 2019. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Ann Blandford in the Wellcome / EPSRC Centre for Interventional and Surgical Sciences (WEISS) to…