Sort byCurrent Ph.D. students advised by Dr. Neha Kumar (visit website):

Michaelanne Dye Michaelanne Dye Marisol Villacres Marisol Villacres Rui Zhou Rui Zhou

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Michaelanne Dye

Michaelanne Dye

Started 2014

Advisors Dr. Amy Bruckman & Dr. Neha Kumar

Lab Electronic Learning Communities

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests My research bridges social computing and ICTD to study how social media supports collaborative and resistive efforts among marginal and underrepresented groups. Currently, my work explores social media adoption and use in Cuba.

Marisol Villacres

Marisol Villacres

Started 2016

Advisors Dr. Betsy DiSalvo & Dr. Neha Kumar

Lab Culture and Technology

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Research Interests Critical and reflective design, ICTD, culture and computing, educational technology

Rui Zhou

Rui Zhou

Started 2015

Advisor Dr. Neha Kumar

Lab Tech4D Lab

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests I'm interested in the field of ICTD, such as how people engage with information technologies in developing regions. More specifically, I do qualitative research and my main focus in China.