People

HCI Staff

There are currently the following academic staff that form the HCI Research group within the School of Engineering and Computer Science. The group is co-led by Craig Anslow and Simon McCallum. Also see our list of Alumni.

VUW Collaborators

Within ECS we work closely on some projects with the Computer Graphics Group, Computational Media Innovation Center (CMIC), Software Engineering, and Programming Languages groups.

Being an interdisciplinary subject we also work with a number of other VUW academics in different schools:

Students

The group consists of the following students ranging from PhD students, Masters thesis students and students completing final year or honours projects. Also see our list of Alumni.

Student Topic Degree Supervisor
Kieran Carnegie VR Human Perception and Changes PhD Simon McCallum
Russel Pine Casual Mobile games for Mental Health PhD (Education) Simon McCallum
Hunter Mulder Computer Games for single sensory modality PhD (Design) Simon McCallum
Tristan Bunn Visual Analytics for Learning Management Systems PhD Craig Anslow, Karsten Lundqvist
Jiaheng Wang Distraction Therapy for Chronic Pain: The Effects of Immersion on Pain Relief MSc Craig Anslow, Simon McCallum, Brian Robinson
Benjamin Powley VR for Exploring IWI Wetlands Research Assistant Mairead de Roiste, Craig Anslow
Amy Wilson LINACVR for Radiation Therapy Education Research Assistant Craig Anslow, Brian Robinson
Alistair McLeay Emergency Department sepsis application Research Assistant Craig Anslow, Brian Robinson
Chris Todd Improving Public Transport for Wellington Research Assistant Craig Anslow, Jennifer Ferreira
Josh Berkahn Improving Public Transport for Wellington Research Assistant Craig Anslow, Jennifer Ferreira
Nader Riad Improving Public Transport for Wellington Research Assistant Craig Anslow, Jennifer Ferreira