School of Computer Science

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Joel Fischer

Associate Professor, Faculty of Science


Teaching Summary


I'm convening Design Ethnography (G54DET) in the autumn semester (2017/2017).

MSc Projects

A list of MSc project ideas is here.


I am a personal tutor MSc HCI students. Feel free to contact me with any issues regarding your studies.

Research Summary

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I'm an associate professor at the School of Computer Science and a member of the Mixed Reality Lab.

My research interests are broadly in the area of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Ubiquitous Computing and currently particularly include

  • Design Ethnography and Participatory Design
  • Collocated interaction (with and around technology), and collaboration (e.g., CSCW)
  • Studies of deployments 'in the wild'
  • Mobile Experience Design

In topics such as:

  • Conversational Agents and voice interfaces
  • Internet of Things and everyday life
  • Non-profit workplaces (charities)
  • Energy
  • Disaster response
  • Interruptions and interruption management

Please visit my homepage for more information.

Selected Publications

School of Computer Science

University of Nottingham
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
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