Robin Brewer – CMU HCII Seminar
April 30 @ 1:30 am - 3:00 pm EDT
Robin Brewer is an Assistant Professor in the School of Information at the University of Michigan. Her research lies at the intersection of accessibility and social computing where she studies and designs for how older adults and disabled people engage with technology, leveraging strengths of these communities to design for creativity, expression, and agency. Robin received my Ph.D. in Technology and Social Behavior (joint program in Computer Science and Communication Studies) from Northwestern University in 2017. Her research has been supported by the Retirement Research Foundation and Department of Transportation. In the past, Robin has worked at Microsoft Research, Facebook, and IBM Research.