Faculty

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John Bacus
Lecturer • DESIGN, AR/VR, ARCHITECTURE • Vice President of Product Management for the Design & Engineering Group at Trimble
ATLAS Institute
Mirela Alistar
Mirela Alistar
Assistant Professor • Living Matter Lab • BIOCHIPS, PERSONAL MEDICINE, DIY BIO • COMPUTER SCIENCE
ATLAS Institute
Amy Banic
Amy Banić
Visiting Associate Professor • 3D UI, AR/VR/XR, COMPUTER GRAPHICS, HCI
Computer Science
Matthew Bethancourt
Matthew Bethancourt
Teaching Associate Professor • Whaaat?! Lab • GAMES, EXPERIMENTAL SOUND
ATLAS Institute
Carson Bruns
Carson Bruns
Assistant Professor • Laboratory for Emergent Nanomaterials • CREATIVE MOLECULAR NANOTECH • MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Ruscha Cohen
Ruscha Cohen
Lecturer • Co-Director Graduate Programs • GLOBAL MENTAL HEALTH, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Kevin Cook
Kevin Cook
Lecturer • UI/UX
User Interface Designer • Amazon
Laura Devendorf
Laura Devendorf
Assistant Professor • Unstable Design Lab • SMART TEXTILES, HCI, DESIGN RESEARCH • INFORMATION SCIENCE
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Arielle Dispenza
Director of Undergraduate Programs • Teaching Assistant Professor • HCI, INTERACTION DESIGN, ART
Ellen Yi-Luen Do
Ellen Yi-Luen Do
Professor • Director, ATLAS Partnerships & Innovation • ACME Lab • DESIGN, TANGIBLE INTERACTION, HAPPY HEALTHY LIVING • COMPUTER SCIENCE
Jill Dupre
Jill Van Matre Dupré
ATLAS Associate Director • Co-Director Graduate Programs • Professor of Engineering Practice • TECH POLICY, SPECTRUM MANAGEMENT, INTERDISCIPLINARY EDUCATION
Steven Frost
Steven Frost
Faculty Director, B2 Center for Media, Arts & Performance
Media Studies
Justin Gitlin, with his face partly drawn as a cartoon.
Justin Gitlin
Lecturer • Industry Mentor • CREATIVE CODER • MUSICIAN • MULTIMEDIA ARTIST
CACHEFLOWE
Greg Greenstreet
Greg Greenstreet
Lecturer • BIG DATA
Senior Director of Engineering • Splunk
Mark Gross
Mark D. Gross
Professor • ATLAS Director • DESIGN, ROBOTICS, TANGIBLE INTERACTION • COMPUTER SCIENCE
ATLAS Institute
Ian Hales
Ian Hales
Lecturer • WEB & GRAPHIC DESIGN, MOTION GRAPHICS
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Jean Hertzberg
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Kevin Hoth
Kevin Hoth
Lecturer • PHOTOGRAPHY, DIGITAL IMAGING
ATLAS Institute
Rita Klees
Rita Klees
Adjunct Professor
Civil • Environmental & Architectural Engineering
Daneil Leithinger
Daniel Leithinger
Assistant Professor • THING Lab • SHAPE CHANGING & HAPTIC INTERFACES • COMPUTER SCIENCE
David Lobser
David Lobser
Lecturer • XR developer and 3D animation
Annie Margaret
Annie Margaret
Teaching Assistant Professor • STORYTELLING • PSYCHOTECHNOLOGIES • ATTENTION ACTIVISM
ATLAS Institute
Erika Palmer
Erika Palmer
Lecturer • SOCIAL IMPACT
Aileen Pierce
Aileen Pierce
Associate Director of Undergraduate Programs • Teaching Associate Professor • MOBILE APPS, INTERACTIVE WEB
Denise Powell
Denise Powell
Lecturer • MS, TMS—Information and Communication Technology for Development '18
Danny Rankin
Danny Rankin
Teaching Assistant Professor • Whaaat!? Lab • MATERIALS, GAMES, GRAPHIC DESIGN
Sheiva Rezvani
Sheiva Rezvani
Teaching Assistant Professor • ART & DESIGN, SOCIOTECHNOLOGY, DEAD MEDIA
David Schaal
David Schaal
Teaching Associate Professor • Lead Multimedia Instructor • SOUND DESIGN, DIGITAL ARTS
Joel Swanson
Joel Swanson
Assistant Professor • TYPO Studio • ART, DESIGN, TYPOGRAPHY • Herbst Program for Engineering, Ethics & Society
Shaz Zamore
Shaz Zamore
Teaching Assistant Professor • STEM Outreach • OUTREACH & INCLUSION, NEUROENGINEERING, VR/AR

Post Docs and Research Interns

Hyejin Kwon
Hyejin Kwon
Post-Doctoral Research Associate
Mechanical Engineering
Midhun Sreekumar Menon
Midhun Sreekumar Menon
NASA Post-Doctoral Associate
ATLAS Institute

Affiliate Faculty

Alaa Ahmed
Alaa Ahmed
Associate Professor
Integrative Physiology • Mechanical Engineering
Lecia Barker
Lecia Barker
Associate Professor
Information Science
August Black
August Black
Lecturer • TECHNO-POLITICS, ART, PROGRAMMING • WEB ENGINEER
ATLAS Institute
Jed Brubaker
Jed Brubaker
Assistant Professor
Information Science
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Nikolaus Correll
Associate Professor
Computer Science
Marcel de Lange
Marcel de Lange
Assistant Clinical Professor
Program of Environmental Design
Pierre de Vries
Pierre de Vries
Scholar-in-Residence by courtesy
ATLAS
Ann Eisenberg
Ann Eisenberg
Senior Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science
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Laurie Gries
Assistant Professor
Communications
Dale Hatfield
Dale Hatfield
Spectrum Initiative Co-Director
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Shaun Kane
Associate Professor • Superhuman Computing Lab • ACCESSIBLITY, MOBILE HCI
Computer Science
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Brian Keegan
Assistant Professor
Information Science
Clayton Lewis
Clayton Lewis
Professor Emeritus
Computer Science
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Dan Ligon
Professor of Practice
Advertising PR and Media Design
Shelly Miller
Shelly Miller
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Shalom Ruben
Shalom Ruben
Senior Instructor • AUTOMATION, ROBOTICS, SIGNALS PROCESSING
Mechanical Engineering
Wayne Seltzer
Wayne Seltzer
Technologist-in-Residence • ELECTRONICS, DIY, U-FIXIT
ATLAS Institute
Aubrey Shick
Aubrey Shick
Research Affiliate
ATLAS Institute
Doug Smith
Doug Smith
Assistant Dean for Programs and Engagement
College of Engineering & Applied Science
Heather Underwood
Heather Underwood
Lecturer • ENTREPRENEUR • BIODESIGN CONSULTANT
Amy Voida
Amy Voida
Assistant Professor
Information Science
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Stephen Voida
Assistant Professor • Founding Faculty
Information Science
Gregory Whiting
Gregory L Whiting
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
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Helanius J. Wilkins
Assistant Professor
Theater and Dance
Tom Yeh
Tom Yeh
Assistant Professor
Computer Science

Affiliated Researcher

Alex Eldridge
Alex Eldridge
Affiliated Researcher

Industry Mentors

Justin Gitlin, with his face partly drawn as a cartoon.
Justin Gitlin
Lecturer • Industry Mentor • CREATIVE CODER • MUSICIAN • MULTIMEDIA ARTIST
CACHEFLOWE
Lennon Barnica with a red baseball cap on her head backwards.
Lennon Barnica
Industry Mentor • Executive Producer, Plus Productions; Owner/Furniture Maker, Dean Designs
Todd Berger
Todd Berger
Industry Mentor • CEO Co-Founder Ello, the creators network • Co-Founder Berger & Föhr
Courtney Loveman
Courtney Loveman
Industry Mentor • VP, Chief Strategy Officer at Noun (CP+B Brand Invention)
Tran Wills
Tran Wills
Industry Mentor • Creative Director/Entrepreneur • Co-Founder of Base Coat Nail Salon, SVPER ORDINARY