People are at the heart of what we do. Here we list our faculty and students from across BU who publish research in Human-Computer Interaction or in related areas.


Dr Benjamin Gorman Thumbnail

Dr Benjamin Gorman

Lecturer (Academic) in Computer Science

Group Coordinator

Accessibility, Assistive Technology, Usability

Dr Paul Whittington Thumbnail

Dr Paul Whittington

Lecturer in Assistive Technology

Group Coordinator

Assistive Technology, Accessibility, Usability

Dr Deniz Cetinkaya Thumbnail

Dr Deniz Cetinkaya

Principal Academic in Computing

Usability, Assistive Technology, Design

Dr Duncan Ki-Aries Thumbnail

Dr Duncan Ki-Aries

Lecturer in Computer Science (Cyber Security)

Security, Design,

Dr Edward Apeh Thumbnail

Dr Edward Apeh

Principal Academic In Computing

Dr Festus Adedoyin Thumbnail

Dr Festus Adedoyin

Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Digital Health,

Dr Gernot Liebchen Thumbnail

Dr Gernot Liebchen

Principal Academic in Computing

Design, Usability, Interaction Techniques

Dr Nicholas Mavengere Thumbnail

Dr Nicholas Mavengere

Senior Lecturer in Computer Science


Dr Vegard Engen Thumbnail

Dr Vegard Engen

Deputy Head of Department in Computing and Informatics

Digital Health, Interaction Techniques, User Experience

Professor Huseyin Dogan Thumbnail

Professor Huseyin Dogan

Director of the Computing and Informatics Research Centre & Professor of Human Computer Interaction

Accessibility, Assistive Technology, Interaction Techniques

Professor Nan Jiang Thumbnail

Professor Nan Jiang

Professor & Head of Department of Computing and Informatics

Usability, Mobile Usability, User Experience

Tim Orman Thumbnail

Tim Orman

Senior Lecturer in Creative Technology

Mobile Usability, User Experience,

Postdoctoral Researchers

Research Assistants

David Passmore Thumbnail

David Passmore

Demonstrator in Computing

Digital Health, Mobile Usability, User Experience

PhD Students

Amna Altaf Thumbnail

Amna Altaf

Postgraduate Researcher

Usability, Security, Privacy

Botao Fan Thumbnail

Botao Fan

Postgraduate Researcher

Usability, User Experience, Design

Ceyda Kiyak Thumbnail

Ceyda Kiyak

Postgraduate Researcher

Interaction Techniques,

Neil Slawson Thumbnail

Neil Slawson

Postgraduate Researcher

Accessibility, Usability, Design

Nurudeen Adesina Thumbnail

Nurudeen Adesina

Postgraduate Researcher

Digital Health,

Stephen Ambore Thumbnail

Stephen Ambore

Postgraduate Researcher

Security, Privacy, Usability

BU Associate Members

Dr Andy Pulman Thumbnail

Dr Andy Pulman

Postdoctoral Researcher in Digital Health and User Experience

Digital Health, User Experience, Usability

Dr Elvira Bolat (Faculty of Media and Communication) Thumbnail

Dr Elvira Bolat (Faculty of Media and Communication)

Associate Professor in Digital Marketing

Dr Ruijie Wang (Faculty of Science & Technology) Thumbnail

Dr Ruijie Wang (Faculty of Science & Technology)

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Interaction Techniques, Usability, User Experience

Professor Feng Tian Thumbnail

Professor Feng Tian

Professor in Creative Technology

External Associate Members


Dr Alexios Mylonas Thumbnail

Dr Alexios Mylonas

Lecturer in Computing

Dr Amen Alrobai Thumbnail

Dr Amen Alrobai

Assistant Professor Department of Information Science, King Abdulaziz University

Dr Shahin Rostami Thumbnail

Dr Shahin Rostami

Visiting Fellow - SciTech

Visualisation, Digital Health,

Dr Shamal Faily Thumbnail

Dr Shamal Faily

Visiting Fellow

Security, Design, Privacy

Dr Theodoros Kostoulas Thumbnail

Dr Theodoros Kostoulas

Visiting Fellow - SciTech

Keith Pretty Thumbnail

Keith Pretty

Assistive Technology, Digital Health, User Experience

Prof Hongnian Yu Thumbnail

Prof Hongnian Yu

Professor in Computing

Prof Raian Ali Thumbnail

Prof Raian Ali

Professor in Computing

Design, Usability, Privacy

Saygun Guler Thumbnail

Saygun Guler

Digital Health, Mobile Usability, Design