Dr George Chalhoub is a Lecturer in Human-Computer Interaction at the Department of Computer Science, University College London (UCL), and part of the UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC). He is also an Associate Member at the Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford.
He was a Postdoctoral Research Associate (PDRA) in Secure Networking by Design at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Oxford, where he worked at the Human Centered Computing group and in collaboration with the EWADA project led by Sir Nigel Shadbolt and Sir Tim Berners-Lee.
He obtained his DPhil (PhD) in Cyber Security at the Department of Computer Science, Oxford, and part of the CDT in Cyber Security in 2022, with support from the Information Commissioner's Office and his MSc in Computer Science from the school of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton in 2018, in collaboration with Lloyd's Register.
He previously performed at Microsoft Research and Nokia Bell Labs, and is affiliated with Oxford Analytica.
|George Chalhoub, A Martin||But is it exploitable? Exploring how Router Vendors Manage and Patch Security Vulnerabilities in Consumer-Grade Routers||2023||Proceedings of the 2023 European Symposium on Usable Security, Journal article, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|MJ Kraemer, George Chalhoub, H Webb, I Flechais||“It becomes more of an abstract idea, this privacy”—Informing the design for communal privacy experiences in smart homes||2023||International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Journal article|
|A Ekambaranathan, J Zhao, George Chalhoub||Navigating the Data Avalanche: Towards Supporting Developers in Developing Privacy-Friendly Children’s Apps||2023||Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies, Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, MJ Kraemer, I Flechais||Useful Shortcuts: Using Design Heuristics for Consent and Permission in Smart Home Devices||2023||Preprint|
|JML Stein, V Vizgirda, Kleek M Van, R Binns, J Zhao, R Zhao, N Goel, George Chalhoub, WS Albayaydh, N Shadbolt||'You are you and the app. There's nobody else.': Building Worker-Designed Data Institutions within Platform Hegemony||2023||Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, I Flechais||Data Protection at a Discount: Investigating the UX of Data Protection from User, Designer, and Business Leader Perspectives||2022||Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, A Sarkar||"It's Freedom to Put Things Where My Mind Wants": Understanding and Improving the User Experience of Structuring Data in Spreadsheets||2022||Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, MJ Kraemer||It did not give me an option to decline: A longitudinal analysis of the user experience of security and privacy in smart home products||2021||Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, I Flechais||“Alexa, are you spying on me?”: Exploring the effect of user experience on the security and privacy of smart speaker users||2020||Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, I Flechais, N Nthala, R Abu-Salma, E Tom||Factoring User Experience into the Security and Privacy Design of Smart Home Devices: A Case Study||2020||CHI'20: EXTENDED ABSTRACTS OF THE 2020 CHI CONFERENCE ON HUMAN FACTORS IN COMPUTING SYSTEMS, Journal article|
|George Chalhoub, I Flechais, N Nthala, R Abu-Salma||Innovation Inaction or In Action? The Role of User Experience in the Security and Privacy Design of Smart Home Cameras||2020||PROCEEDINGS OF THE SIXTEENTH SYMPOSIUM ON USABLE PRIVACY AND SECURITY (SOUPS 2020), Journal article|
|George Chalhoub||The UX of Things: Exploring UX Principles to Inform Security and Privacy Design in the Smart Home||2020||CHI'20: EXTENDED ABSTRACTS OF THE 2020 CHI CONFERENCE ON HUMAN FACTORS IN COMPUTING SYSTEMS, Journal article|